Forget politics – Who has legal right to Jerusalem?

15.06.2012                      25.Siwan. 5772

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Forget politics – Who has legal right to Jerusalem?

Canadian lawyer specializing in international law says Israel has an open-and-shut case when it comes to the capital.

Is there a simple answer to the question of who owns or has the legal right to Jerusalem? Dr. Jacques Gauthier, a Canadian lawyer who specializes in international law, answered that question on Wednesday with a resounding yes and suggested that if a theoretical court that was 100-percent objective were to study the legally relevant facts, ignoring politics, it would find unequivocally that only Israel possesses the exclusive title to Jerusalem….