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Submitted by Carmen (United States), Aug 9, 2020 at 15:13

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Re your primer:
https://merip.org/palestine-israel-primer/

Dear writers.

You made many errors but I will cite just a few.

1. The argument about Abraham and his son Ishmael as a right to the land is so minimal among Arab palestinians that it does not deserve quoting.

2. To say that there was an idea about a "palestine" separate entity before 1963, is incorrect.
I have newspaper article where Shukairy still called it in 1956, as "nothing but southern-Syria."

(Ahmad Shukairy, mufti's man , the one who fought on WW2 in Mufti's pro Hitker gang, and saluter of neo-nazi Tacuara in 1962) .

Carmen

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