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    • Jordan Mandel
    • 28.03.14 | 22:46 (IDT)

    I agree that Israel has a right to defend itself against terrorism, and that may very well mean that a military occupation of the West Bank is necessary. While such an occupation is in place though, the property rights of (Arabs who call themselves) Palestinians must be respected; regardless of what international law says or doesn't say, they have become a nation, and if they are to have a state, they will need a plot of land, and Israel shouldn't unilaterally make it smaller through settlements.

    from the article: Why leave Judea and Samaria?
    First published 03:00 11.03.14 | Last updated 13:56 09.03.14
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