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  •  After a thousand you think you belong to that (0+ / 0-)

    country and not reclaim another place.  1000 years should make you think.  Hardly anyone on earth can trace back their family that long.

    •  Actually They Can (2+ / 0-)
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      DNA studies have confirmed that both European and middle eastern Jews have close genetic links to both Palestinians and Lebanese.

      Are you implying that Jews are not a middle eastern people?

      And I haven't even mentioned the archeological evidence here...

      This historical fact doesn't absolve anyone--Israelis or Palestinians-- of human rights transgressions.

      Every false debate we're drawn into is a real conversation we don't have with the American people-Joe Biden

      by Indieman on Wed Nov 12, 2008 at 12:02:18 AM PST

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      •  No, but there are many people who believe after (1+ / 0-)
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        1000 years they belong to the country their ancestors are from, like russia or germany or poland.  I heard about that genetic thing, same can be said about the palestinians.

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