Thursday, December 23, 2010

Arab diplomat accuses Israel of "illegal occupation" - in 1959

If you think that Arabs consider Israel's "illegal occupation" to be only east of the Green Line, here is what a major Arab diplomat said in 1959 in response to a speech by a rabbi:

And that was hardly the only time. Here's an article from 1966:

Notice that in neither of these articles are Arabs from Palestine referred to as "Palestinians."