What is more worth respecting; human rights or power politics? Residents of the Golan have their own rights; and should not be a political football for Olmert or Assad to kick around. If the Golanis would vote in a referendum to join Syria, kol hakavod lahem. That should be their right. If the Golanis vote to remain in Israel, then that should be their right; no matter what Assad or Olmert want for their personal political reasons. Don't the Golanis have any say about which country they prefer to be part of?
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