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Reader comment on item: The Year the Arabs Discovered Palestine [Long version]

Submitted by Ephraim Lior (United States), Sep 11, 2018 at 12:12

You wrote: "I know of no Palestinian endorsing this act when it took place in 1920. To the contrary, every recorded opinion suggests intense opposition."

Should we understand that
A. - no (or few) residents of the region that became Palestine have endorsed its creation?
B. - no (or few) Arabs of that region have endorsed creation of Palestine?
C. - All residents of the region opposed?
D. - Only Palestinian Arabs opposed?


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Daniel Pipes replies:

None of the above.

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