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Tuesday, October 26, 2010

The Israeli-Palestinian conundrum

For anyone who is interested in the tragic impasse in the Holy Land, four letters to the editor of The New York Times, October 15, 2010, provide a remarkable glimpse of the intractable issues involved. These four letters are very short and easy to read. Two of them are pro-Israeli, and two are pro-Palestinian. You'll have a clearer idea of the claims of each side if you read all four at once.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/15/opinion/l15mideast.html?scp=1&sq=recognizing+israel+as+a+jewish+state&st=nyt