[tz] Proposal to use Asia/Tel_Aviv for Israel - Jerusalem is not internationally recognized as part of Israel

Paul_Koning at Dell.com Paul_Koning at Dell.com
Sat Apr 20 21:17:11 UTC 2013

On Apr 20, 2013, at 2:43 PM, Tobias Conradi wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 20, 2013 at 6:51 PM, SM <sm at resistor.net> wrote:
>> At 06:21 20-04-2013, Tobias Conradi wrote:
>>> == Problem ==
>>> Jerusalem is internationally not recognized as part of Israel. Using
>>> Jerusalem as reference location for Israel in the IANA time zone
>>> database may thus violate UN resolutions.
>> If I recall correctly the argument was to use population size.
> Of territory that is not internationally recognized as belonging to Israel?

Are you proposing to delete Asia/Taipei by that same reasoning?

In any case, I don't believe that the UN is part of the TZ process.


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