# 2, Khalid, Israel blows its enemies like Arafat - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dutch
    • 18.09.05 | 20:56 (IDT)

    Khalid. Israel's enemies always seem to get blown out of proportion by the government to avoid taking direct responsibility themselves. Look at what they did to Arafat he was responsible for all terror without ever leaving the house. But in reality it was Israel's policies such as the occupation and the settlements that were generating the real terror including their own terrorist army 10F. So little wonder groups like Hamas get blown out of proportion too and portrayed as a threat to the PA. That's not to say Hamas isn't an angel but Israel is a ruthless aggressor and trouble makers in the ME. But it's ironic as you said many of their own groups are just as extreme if not more ( Mifdal, National Union, Kach, the Orange camp) as you suggested should be excluded from the political process too. Dutch

    from the article: Of course, Egypt is to blame
    First published 00:00 18.09.05 | Last updated 00:00 18.09.05
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