Palestine - Kerry confronts ghosts in state of confusion

The "War of the Letterheads" adds a new dimension to the conflict between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization.

Photo by: REUTERS
The semantic circus that first created a people known as the Palestinians in 1964 - who now claim an entitlement to their own independent state in " the occupied Palestinian Territories" - reached absurd heights with the following bizarre news item this week:

"The Israeli authorities have blocked 70 patients from Gaza from entering Israel to receive medical treatment because their transfer documents were marked “State of Palestine,” officials told AFP on Wednesday.

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