#18 The importance of an existencial threat - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Oggy
    • 05.11.09 | 08:27 (IST)

    You may have heard of a concept unknown by some poepl on Earth: humanity. It is when you feel that something must be done in order to prevent innocent deaths. In our case, Israel wants to prevent deaths by rocket fires AND the opening of a war front in the north and gaza if it must strike Iran. Then, on a different plan, there is Iran, which is an existiential threat thus made worse by its antennas (Hamas and Hizbullah) which can open other fronts if prompted. So you're compraing both 2 uncomparable and just things (preventing nuclear strike and civilian deaths) AND 2 things linked by the side of a possibility of front openings in case of war with Iran. Twice as wrong.

    from the article: Israel releases arms ship said destined for Hezbollah
    First published 00:17 05.11.09 | Last updated 16:45 05.11.09
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