“Travel Palestine” Tourism Ad Erases Israel

“Travel Palestine” Tourism Ad Erases Israel

Since when were tourists able to visit Jerusalem in a state of Palestine stretching from the Med to the River Jordan?

2010 may be over but the Palestinian campaign to delegitimize Israel and erase the reality of Jewish history in the region continues unabated. In November 2010, an official paper published by the Palestinian Authority claimed that the Western Wall belongs to Muslims and is an integral part of Al-Aqsa Mosque and Haram al-Sharif (the Islamic term for the Temple Mount complex, meaning the Noble Sanctuary).

Now, the latest UK edition of National Geographic magazine includes an advert published by the Palestinian Tourism Ministry, which:

*Implies that Palestine is a country

*Claims that Jerusalem is part of Palestine

*States that “Palestine lies between the Mediterranean coast and the Jordan River”.

Of course, a look at a map of the region will show that the only country that lies in that particular geographic area is… Israel.

Read more here:

http://honestreporting.com/articles/45884734/critiques/new/Travel_Palestine_Tourism_Ad_Erases_Israel.asp

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