Netanyahu described Palestinian recognition of Israel as a Jewish state as a key to peace. He said that when Palestinians recognize Israel as a Jewish state, he’s willing to recognize Palestine as the homeland of the Palestinians and Palestinians can immigrate there, but not to Israel, which is the homeland of the Jews. Netanyahu also said that there was not space inside Israel for sub-homelands, saying Israel's non-Jewish minority (Israel's Arab population) has full equal rights but could no demand national rights of their own.
Monday, September 20, 2010
That's Why They Call It Zionism
Speaking with U.S. Jewish leaders, Benyamin Netanyahu says Palestinians' recognition of Israel's Jewish identity is essential: