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Right of Return -- a dead issue

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Submitted by Romesh Chander (United States), Apr 30, 2010 at 10:31

John:

You wrote "THAT THERE WILL BE NO RIGHT OF RETURN for the so-called displaced Palestinians. Period.".

It has been 62 years now. In another 10 years, almost 100% of the people who left in 1948 war will be dead; so the right of return is a dead issue for the people who left. Their offspring born outside of Israel have no right of return.

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