#2 Yaakov - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Itamar
    • 19.04.10 | 08:09 (IDT)

    Let me clarify my beliefs real quick and then I'll elaborate on what I said, because, similarly to a lot of fronts on this conflict, I have an inkling that we agree somewhere. I am a Zionist, but I support a Palestinian state within pre-1967 borders. My problem is the same type of problem that the world is having with Israel - I am not in support of lunatics with power: Netanyahu, Lieberman, Barak - but also the entire power structure of Hamas that just executed two of its own people against UN wishes for "collaborating with israel" - by firing squad. I believe that the Palestinians have just as much of a responsibility as the Israelis to rise up and put forth a just, decent, and peaceful delegation to solve this issue. Hamas and and their "Martyr Mouse" children's propaganda are no more an ally for peace than the settlers and their evil ways.

    from the article: The connections between Israeli greed and the existential threat
    First published 02:41 18.04.10 | Last updated 09:10 18.04.10
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