Palestine is Palestine, Jordan is Jordan

02.12.2011                      06.Kislev. 5772

Hamas:

Palestine is Palestine, Jordan is Jordan

Hamas political bureau member says Jordan understands Hamas has no intention of making "surrogate" homeland in Hashemite Kingdom.

The Jordanian government understands that Hamas does not consider the possibility of Jordan as an alternative "homeland" for the Palestinian people, a member of Hamas's political bureau told pan-Arab daily Al Hayat in an interview published Friday.
"[Our] brothers in Jordan know very well that we reject the idea of a surrogate homeland, an option still carried by some Israeli leaders," Izzt Al-Rishq told Al Hayat. "We do not accept any substitute for Palestine despite our appreciation and pride for Jordan."…