#156 Steve Beikirch - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • * BEN JABO
    • 22.05.07 | 01:03 (IDT)

    In my day, the Pali's didn't send out their women and kids to fight for them. I don't recall a Pali kid armed with an AK47 or M16, the men carried out the attacks and didn't hide behind a human shield of women & kids. IF a child was shot in her bedroom, there's no way of pinpointing if an IDF soldier or terrorist did it. Both carry the same caliber and makes of weapons. I consider any Pali that points a gun at me of having an intent to do me harm and react accordingly, the same holds true in my hometown, somebody confronts me with a weapon, I'll react accordingly. I've answered a load of your questions, how about the courtesy of replying to one that I posed to you? If you're unable or unwilling to respond, don't write again, you post will be consigned to the round file.

    from the article: U.S. lauds Israeli restraint in face of Qassam rocket attacks
    First published 00:00 17.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 17.05.07
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