Palestinians Angered over Jewish state loyalty in Israel
|Sunday, October 10,2010 12:56|
A drafted law proposed by Knesset has angered Palestinians who represent 20% of the population. and submitted to the
The law stipulates that individuals seeking the Israeli nationality must take a loyalty oath acknowledging Israel as a Jewish state. According to the far-right wing in the governmental coalition the amendment is considered a victory.
Lieberman welcomed the resolution stressing that
"Everyone who wants to receive Israeli citizenship must swear loyalty to the state of Israel as a Jewish and democratic state”.