ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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For the US, a Burden Too Heavy to Bear

Israel as a Historic Mistake

The original sin of Israel's birth has scarred it for life and it remains incapable of finding an identity that would meet basic democratic norms. Its neighbourhood in West Asia has had no option but to accept its truculent presence.All international law has to be rewritten, if necessary, to ensure Israel's state of exceptional nationhood. The United States' nuclear deal with Iran signals that the burden of carrying this exceptionalism is becoming too heavy to bear.

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