Ecuador formally recognised Palestine as an independent state on Friday, following the lead of its neighbours Bolivia, Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay earlier this month.
what do you guys think about this?
Huh? Is it a breaking news?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pales … on-map.png
I think it's wonderful. I hope the rest of the world joins them, though I'm not holding my breathe....on the other hand, what is going on there is quite obvious to everybody. It's more a case of The Emperor Has No Clothes, imo. People are scared to say it.
But not South America, and not Ahmedinijad.
And not a lot of Orthodox Jews.
"What is Zionism?
Zionism is a relatively new thing.
It has only existed for a century.
Zionism redefines the true essential nature of the People of Israel, and substitutes for it a completely contradictory and opposite character - a materialistic worldly nation.
Their misfortune is lack of what other nations possess, i.e. a state and army.
Their salvation is possession of a state and army etc.
This is clearly spelled out in the circles of Zionist thought, and among the leaders of the Zionist State, that through changing the nature and character of the People of Israel and by changing their way of thinking they can set before the People of Israel "their salvation" -- a state and an army."
This state and army which was given Palestine after WW II, and has held them in a brutal military occupation ever since.
This state and army is secular, and basically spits on the religion--which is explicit about caring for people.
Much like so many of the so-called Christians, who claim America as their own.
They make a mockery of those they claim to represent.
by Doug Hughes5 years ago
"I reach out to you as someone who is troubled to see the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians continue apparently without an end in sight. In fact, there is an end in sight. It's known as the two-state...
by Josak4 years ago
Only 9 out of 193 voted against granting statehood to Palestine and across Europe massive marches demanded their voice rather than American political pressure decide the vote of their nation.
by Dave McClure7 years ago
In a 90 minute 'debate', neither Joe Biden nor Sarah Palin even once used the dreaded P-Word. Both candidates made a point of declaring their unquestioned support for their no.1 ally and friend in the Middle East,...
by Thomas Byers4 years ago
The Palestinian Authority is expected to win an upgrade of its observer status at the United Nations on Thursday from "entity" to "non-member state," which would amount to implicit U.N. recognition...
by Rajab Nsubuga6 years ago
When the Jews rebelled against the Roman Empire in AD 70, Titus the emperor destroyed Jerusalem. From then the Jews stood apart from other peoples in two important aspects. One was that in general they did not...
by Mustafa Khursheed18 months ago
I support a sustainable two state solution that both can live with. I hope such a thing exists.
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.