Here is Tom Friedman’s latest wisdom:
…the world for the most part would not begrudge Israel keeping its forces on the Jordan River — as will be necessary given the instability beyond — if it ceded most of the West Bank and Arab neighborhoods of East Jerusalem.
Well, I do not know about the “world” but the Pals. would certainly not agree.
That was dumb of Tom, no?
P.S. Are there “Jewish neighborhoods” of “East Jerusalem”?
Can we retain those?Yisrael Medad
About the Author: Yisrael Medad resides in Shiloh and is a foreign media spokesperson for the Yesha Council of Jewish Communities.The author's opinion does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Jewish Press.
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