Israel’s Settlers Are Here to Stay

From Dani Dayan’s recent NYTimes article:

WHATEVER word you use to describe Israel’s 1967 acquisition of Judea and Samaria — commonly referred to as the West Bank in these pages — will not change the historical facts. Arabs called for Israel’s annihilation in 1967, and Israel legitimately seized the disputed territories of Judea and Samaria in self-defense. Israel’s moral claim to these territories, and the right of Israelis to call them home today, is therefore unassailable. Giving up this land in the name of a hallowed two-state solution would mean rewarding those who’ve historically sought to destroy Israel, a manifestly immoral outcome.

You can read the rest of the article here. A very good article.

Wishing all my readers a meaningful Tisha B’Av. May we continue to rebuild that which was destroyed and more.

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