Palestine: the assault on health and other war crimes: More heat than light in this debateBMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7474.1102 (Published 04 November 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:1102
- Tom Marshall, senior lecturer (T.P.Marshall@bham.ac.uk)
- University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
EDITOR—Any mention of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict generates much heated debate.1 But facts are often absent.
There is much agreement. A majority in both nations agree that Gaza and much of the West Bank are not part of Israel. A minority in Israel claim that much of these territories are part of Israel, but this minority would not extend rights of Israeli citizenship to their 3.8 million non-Jewish inhabitants.
Some correspondents refer to …