Os inimigos de Israel continuam a negar o direito de Israel de existir, re-escrevendo a História e mentindo sobre as hediondas culpas dos que manipulam os palestinianos e outros povos árabes, e sempre com a ajuda dos idiotas úteis europeus.
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A helpful reader has drawn my attention to a second brilliant summary of the legality of
I would draw your attention to these passages in particular in the Stone pamphlet:
International law, therefore, gives a triple underpinning to
Lauterpacht has offered a cogent legal analysis leading to the conclusion that sovereignty over
In these circumstances, that writer is led to the view that there was, following the British withdrawal and the abortion of the partition proposals, a lapse or vacancy or vacuum of sovereignty. In this situation of sovereignty vacuum, he thinks, sovereignty could be forthwith acquired by any state that was in a position to assert effective and stable control without resort to unlawful means. On the merely political and commonsense level, there is also ground for greater tolerance towards
Whether the doctrine is already a doctrine of international law stricto sensu, or (as many international lawyers would still say) a precept of politics, or policy, or of justice, to be considered where appropriate, it is clear that its application is predicated on certain findings of fact. One of these is the finding that at the relevant time the claimant group constitutes a people of nation with a common endowment of distinctive language or ethnic origin or history and tradition, and the like, distinctive from others among whom it lives, associated with particular territory, and lacking an independent territorial home in which it may live according to its lights…
Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) leaders have frankly disavowed distinct
‘We are one people. Only for political reasons do we carefully underline our Palestinian identity. For it is of national interest for the Arabs to encourage the existence of the Palestinians against Zionism. Yes, the existence of a separate
The myth of the 1966 Palestinian Covenant that the Palestinian people was unjustly displaced by the Jewish invasion of Palestine in 1917 is widely disseminated and unquestioningly and dogmatically espoused in studies from the United Nations Secretariat. However, it is necessary to recall, not only the Kingdom of David and the succession of Jewish polities in Palestine down to Roman conquest and dispersion at the turn of the present era, but also that the Jews continued to live in Palestine even after that conquest, and were in 1914 a well-knit population there.
Will all those who so shrilly insist that international law must prevail in the
Once again: this material should be disseminated widely. Assuming that none of the benighted media will pick up on it, it should be circulated to every MP, editor and foreign desk journalist. It is much, much harder to regurgitate lies when the truth is blazing away in your in-tray.
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