Israel's Right To Be There

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Prime Minister Ehud Barak says the current unrest is "a new stage in the fight for our right to be here." What are Israel's rights as a nation? The Jewish State of Israel is only 52 years old, but its right to exist has been challenged since the very beginning. We'll talk to Jewish and Moslem scholars, and hear how Israelis themselves are divided over the rights of Palestinians.
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Warren Olney