Lieberman’s Land, Population Swap Proposal Is Roundly Condemned

Foreign minister, countering critics of his idea to transfer some heavily Arab areas of northern Israel to a Palestinian state in any peace agreement: 'The Arabs of Wadi Ara have suddenly become Lovers of Zion’

Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who last week said that one of the key conditions that he would require in any peace agreement with the Palestinians would be a territorial swap that would include the transfer of the predominantly Arab Wadi Ara area in northern Israel to the Palestinian state, has countered criticism...