What do Israeli Arab recognition have to do with pals? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Maya
    • 10.12.07 | 04:35 (IST)

    The anti-Israel author deliberately confuses two issues. One, Israeli Arabs feelings inside Israel and two, the demand that the Arabs 'Palestinians' recognize Israel as a Jewish State. Israel is not negotiating peace with Israeli Arab citizens - if they accepted citizenship they must accept that Israel is a Jewish and democratic state. They are free to leave if they don't like it or they can stay and argue against it. But Israel is negotiating peace (for lack of a better term) with outside Arabs, who, if they want peace must accept the character of Israel. Plain and simple. The author misleads us by attempting to conflate the two.

    from the article: The impossible forfeit
    First published 00:00 09.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 09.12.07
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