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A Palestinian voice on the “one-state solution”

Without outside pressure allied with fresh thinking, we are unlikely to get any closer towards finding an equitable way to share the land

By Raja Shehadeh   September 2018

Palestinians run away from tear gas fired by Israeli forces to disperse them. Photo: Getty

There is little doubt that ultimately Palestinian Arabs and Israeli Jews will have to find a way to live together in the same land, undivided by borders. Whether this would be an undivided single state, or a federation of some sort, will have to be worked out through an arrangement that is viable and agreeable to both sides.

Until then the “one- state solution” remains more of a slogan than a programme, something to…

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