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KNOW THE FACTS – THEN DECIDE

ISRAEL I-Facts

by Bnai Brith ( BB on Campus, Manitoba), June 17, 2012

 

 Settlements are an obstacle to peace

 THE FACTS

  • Jews lived in Judea/Samaria since ancient times.
  • 1950 – Judea/Samaria renamed the "West Bank"
  • 1949-67 – Jordan forbids Jews to live there.
  • 1978 – Settlements frozen to encourage Arabs to join Camp David talks – Arabs refused.
  • 1994 – Jordan signs peace agreement; settlements not an issue.
  • 2000 – PM Barak offers to dismantle dozens of settlements, Palestinians refuse to end conflict.
  • 2005 – Israel unilaterally leaves Gaza; terrorist attacks continue.
  • 2008- PM Olmert offers withdrawal from 94% of "West Bank"; Arabs reject offer.
  • 2010 – PM Netanyahu freezes settlements for 10 months, Arabs refuse to negotiate until very end then walk out of talks.
     
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     Myth #4 – Were they truly not involved?

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    See Also

    www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/myths3/cover.html

    www.imti.org.il/Upload/NakbaNonsense.pdf

     

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