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Will 2020 Democratic Platform Trash Israel?

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Posted by    Thursday, August 29, 2019 at 7:00pm 8/29/2019 at 7:00pm
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In the aftermath of Israel barring entry of two far left-wing anti-Israel members of Congress, Democratic politicians began to worry that Israel was becoming a wedge issue rather than an issue with bipartisan support.

Staunch pro-Israel Congressman Eliot Engel (D-NY) said “refusing entry to members of Congress looks like Israel [is] closing itself...

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When You Understand Israel’s May 1948 Borders, You Understand There is No “Occupation”

http://www.thetower.org/article/the-mendacious-maps-of-palestinian-loss/
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Posted by    Saturday, July 27, 2019 at 4:00pm 7/27/2019 at 4:00pm
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There are really only two ways to consider the borders of Israel when it declared independence in May 1948: the entirety of the Palestine Mandate OR the proposed border put forward by the United Nations General Assembly in 1947.

As discussed below, only one of these is legally valid, while both options...

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