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Reader comment on item: Accepting Israel as the Jewish State[: Public Opinion in Four Arab Countries]

Submitted by Sohel Ahmed Bahjat (Iraq), May 11, 2010 at 03:14

Dear Daniel,

I believe that Israel must stay as a secular state, because we have enough problems with Islamists, and Jewish state will add another justification for the extremists

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I certainly agree that Israel should be a secular state. That does not contradict its having a Jewish identity.

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