Left-wing Israeli activist: Israeli relocation from beyond Green Line not realistic

(JNS.org) An Israeli kibbutz movement leader and left-wing activist said removing Israeli residents from communities located beyond Israel’s pre-1967 borders (the “Green Line”) is no longer a viable solution to the conflict over territory with the Palestinians.

“I believe the topic of two states for two peoples will come up, but I don’t think there’s any way that hundreds of thousands [of Jews] will be moved from their homes to inside the green line,” said Yoel Marshak, head of the Kibbutz Movement’s task force, according to Israel National News. “There will be agreements, or an autonomy, that will allow two nations to live side by side… The struggle today is not to remove settlements, but to find creative solutions,” he added.

Posted on January 25, 2013 .