Fantasists outraged as Bolton states the fact that “Palestine” is “not a state”

National security adviser John Bolton defended calling Palestine a “so-called state,” saying Wednesday “it is not a state.”

Bolton, speaking to reporters in the White House briefing room, said that denying Palestine’s statehood isn’t counterproductive as the Trump administration prepares to unveil a Mideast peace plan.

“It’s not a state now. It does not meet the customary international law test of statehood,” he said. “It doesn’t control defined boundaries. It doesn’t fulfill normal functions of government. There are a whole host of reasons why it’s not a state.”

“It could become a state, as the president said, but that requires diplomatic negotiations with Israel and others,” Bolton continued….

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