What is the fuss? Israel is a Jewish State, unless you are inconvenienced by International Law granting the Jewish people a homeland where you can not "trouble" them ( I am of course being kind with the word "trouble") - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jason
    • 19.10.10 | 02:55 (IST)

    Israel was founded as a Jewish state and the Jewish right to statehood is a tenet of international law. Here it is: The Balfour Declaration of 1917 called for the creation of “a national home" for the Jewish people”. In 1922, the League of Nations cited the “historical connection of the Jewish people” to the country as “the grounds for reconstituting their national home.” In 1947, the United Nations authorized the establishment of “an independent Jewish state”. Any inconvenience with International Law now that the Jewish people have rights under the law? OFF COURSE YOU DO! The question was rhetorical. Ta ta for now.

    from the article: Netanyahu wants loyalty oath bill to include Jews as well
    First published 21:21 18.10.10 | Last updated 21:21 18.10.10
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