We Need Another Airport - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ERSB
    • 11.07.11 | 10:19 (IDT)

    We need to be honest with ourselves. Eventually, one way or another, we will withdraw from most if not all of the territories captured in '67 and when that happens we'll need another international airport to supplement Ben-Gurion (which is uncomfortably close to the green line) to ensure that Israel's access to the rest of the world will not be contingent on the good will of every Palestinian with a mortar. The sooner we get to work on this project the better.

    from the article: Israel's northern residents protest proposal for new international airport
    First published 07:11 11.07.11 | Last updated 07:11 11.07.11
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