#11 Willay - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jim
    • 01.12.09 | 11:46 (IST)

    "while they [Israeli government] have been annexing more Palestinian land ... they have managed to shift the focus to Iran." Clever diversionary maneuver, isn't it? But Iran has never said that she would attack Israel, only that she would defend herself if she were attacked by Israel. Iran will not start a war with Israel. She holds to the long term view that Israel will eventually destroy herself and pass from the pages of history. Whether this be so or not remains to be seen. In the meantime, we can only hope that Israel will not plunge the world into another major war by taking pre-emptive action against Iran.

    from the article: Livni to Sweden: Ditch EU plan on dividing Jerusalem
    First published 02:32 01.12.09 | Last updated 13:56 19.12.09
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