What about the Non-Jewish communities in Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ernst
    • 31.01.13 | 14:59 (IST)

    The Palestinian communities in Israel lived there also for thousands of years, but still, when they had hidden from the violence of the war and they wanted to return home, the Israeli state refused to let them go to the places where they had lived thousands of years. I agree with you that the Jews of Hebron should be able to go back to there homes, but that means also the Palestinians of Jaffa, Lot, Ramle, Haifa and all those hundreds of other places in present Israel have the right to return home. You cannot apply one moral principle for one people and anothe principle for the other.

    from the article: UN inquiry calls for sanctions against Israel over West Bank settlements
    First published 12:24 31.01.13 | Last updated 12:24 31.01.13
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