Also the Palestinians were not asked in 1947 but the decision was made without their involvement. Why should the Palestinians accept a decision which according to them was unjust. Negotiations were still ongoing, but the UN mediator was murdered by Jewish terrorists. Ethnic cleansing took place and policy was to grab as much land as possible. This thinking prevails until today and makes a fair solution to the conflict questionable.The political and military forces in Israel are not ashamed to continue the policy of ethnic cleansing which this article tries to document.The world is critical but in the final end silent and does not understand what it means to become expelled from one's home and be ruled and harrassed by an occupation power.
Jordan foreign minister says to speak with Kerry on Israel-Palestinian conflict (Reuters)
from the article: West Bank village inhabited for 3,000 years faces eviction