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Reality Check: Palestine Will Remain a Non-Existent State

The non-member 'state' status will sink the Palestinian leadership even deeper into an obsession with intransigence in practice and paper victories that mean nothing in the real world.
Arafat declared an independent Palestinian state on Nov. 15, 1988, in Algiers.

Yasser Arafat, the arch-terrorist who won the Nobel Peace Prize, was not poisoned,to death, according to French experts.

Originally published at Rubin Reports.

About the Author: Professor Barry Rubin is director of the Global Research in International Affairs (GLORIA) Center and editor of the Middle East Review of International Affairs (MERIA) Journal. See the GLORIA/MERIA site at www.gloria-center.org.


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2 Responses to “Reality Check: Palestine Will Remain a Non-Existent State”

  1. Apostle Bob says:

    State of what?

  2. Gabriele Lamys says:

    Just to make it clear: On Dec. 15th, 1988, UNGA decided to rename the PLO into ‘Palestine’. So it’s not even a non-existent state but a terror organisation that got a non-member state status! The UN is such a shame!

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