Eban Cannot Concede Eretz Israel

Newspaper: Jewish Herald
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25 In jan 1972
Individuals - Abraham (Yair) Stern, Anwar Sadat, Gunnar Jarring. Foreign Policy - Diplomacy, Israel-UN relationship, UN. Greater Land of Israel - Jerusalem, Settlements. Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - Rogers Plan
In response to Foreign Minister Abba Eban's declaration that Israel seeks only secure borders, not annexation, Begin argued that one cannot annex part of one's Motherland. He further notes that the Jarring letter and all similar proposals are dangerous to Israel's survival, drawing a comparison to the conflict between India and Pakistan.