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The basis of the confrontation

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Submitted by John Berg (United States), Jan 25, 2009 at 22:24

The Koran defines which lands are Islamic and may not be occupied by gentiles. Israel violates this dictum. Unless Islam can find a way to abrogate this concept, the conflict shall continue. The US should always be on Israel's side.

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