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House Proceeding 04-01-08 on Apr 1st, 2008 :: 0:40:13 to 0:42:20
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Jerrold Nadler

0:33:07 to 0:40:13( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Jerrold Nadler

Jerrold Nadler

0:40:02 to 0:40:13( Edit History Discussion )

Jerrold Nadler: the gentleman from new york is fr recognized, i mean from california is recognized. >> madam speaker, i yield four minutes -- five -- two minutes, i yield two minutes to the gentlelady from nevada,

Shelley Berkley

0:40:13 to 0:40:25( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: ms. berkley. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman is recognized.i ms. berkley: i thank the gentleman for yielding and his leadership on this important issue. madam speaker, when israel declared

Shelley Berkley

0:40:13 to 0:42:20( Edit History Discussion )
Speech By: Shelley Berkley

Shelley Berkley

0:40:25 to 0:40:39( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: its independence in may, 1948, seven arab nations immediately attacked the tt fledgling country and sought to drive israel into the sea. simultaneously many of the same arab nations forced their

Shelley Berkley

0:40:39 to 0:40:52( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: own jewish citizens to leave their homes, making refugees out of nearly one million people. the issue of jewish refugees from arab lands speaks to one of the fundamental problems of the arab-israeli

Shelley Berkley

0:40:52 to 0:41:07( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: conflict. many arab countries have refused to accept the existence of israel while exploiting the palestinian refugees in their war against israel. arab leaders willingly agree to confine the

Shelley Berkley

0:41:07 to 0:41:19( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: palestinians to squalid camps, where they -- where terrorism and extremism and hate are bred, instead of resettling them in welcoming their palestinian brothers to their own oil-rich lands.

Shelley Berkley

0:41:19 to 0:41:33( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: they claim a right of return for palestinian refugees in the hope that they will flood israel in order to undermine and ultimately destroy the jewish state of israel. madam speaker, this resolution

Shelley Berkley

0:41:33 to 0:41:46( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: begins to set the record straight whileetting out a balanced approach to aress the refugee issue. all refugees, any peace plan must look at both sides of the refugee issue in an equal way.

Shelley Berkley

0:41:46 to 0:41:58( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: we must acknowledge the jewish refugees from arab lands, be aware of the hidden agenda behind the palestinian right of return and expose the obstructive role played by both the arab nations

Shelley Berkley

0:41:58 to 0:42:09( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: and the united nations in the refugee issue. we must find just solutions for all refugees in this conflict, redressing the grievances of all sides while retaining israel's integrity as a jewish state.

Shelley Berkley

0:42:09 to 0:42:20( Edit History Discussion )

Shelley Berkley: i want to thank the gentleman once again and yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman from florida. >> thank you, madam speaker. i have no further requests for time

0:42:20 to 0:42:31( Edit History Discussion )

so i yield back the balance of our time. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlewoman yields back her time. the gentleman from california. >> i yield back the balance of my time. the speaker pro tempore:

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