Arabs erred in rejecting 1947 Palestine partition, says Joint List head

November 3, 2015   |   Category: Prophecy News   |   Tags: , , , ,

He tried to understand the Arabs’ decision within the context that they were “the natives of this place, and suddenly came the Jews with the Zionist idea of a Jewish home – a Jewish home, not a home of all its citizens, but a Jewish home with a story of two thousand years.”

 

This is not an entirely new position – the Hadash party, part of the Joint List, confirmed to The Jerusalem Post on Monday that the party accepted the partition plan at the time. Prof. Elie Rekhess, a top scholar about Arabs in Israel told the newspaper that this was because the party’s Communist patron, the Soviet Union, supported the plan and later recognized the State of Israel.

 

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