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    • Smadar
    • 17.06.11 | 14:16 (IDT)

    and this is what you call the "civil war" but nonetheless the Israeli right rejected partition as they do today as the Palestinians / Arabs in 1947. It was really a question of trust in those early years and today, between the PA and some Israeli officials, there's much better trust, collaboration and optimism. for coexistence. Those progressive elements should dominate the scene and not the non-pragmatic rejectionists.

    from the article: The truth should be taught about the 1948 war
    First published 03:01 17.06.11 | Last updated 03:01 17.06.11
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