29 Hamas, Re: Hamas and the goal for world peace - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 24.09.09 | 15:27 (IDT)

    Hamas is not the Palestinians problems it is their solution. You should try and disengage from the Israeli propaganda machine about Hamas. Yes, Hamas has done bad things but so has every resistant going under the sun and I would argue Israel has done much more as a state to the Palestinian people. Yet Hamas has proven to be responsible leaders despite US/Israeli criticism and it has won the respect of the Palestinian people in a free and fair election certified by Jimmy Carter and other world leaders. Plus Hamas has brought Israel the kind of peace Sharon couldn't seem to deliver with its 18 month long cease-fire in 2005-2006. Please see the Baker Report on Iraq . It talks about regional and world peace and the need to resolve the Palestinian /Israeli conflict in accomplishing those broad and necessary goals. Dutch http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iraq_Study_Group_Report

    from the article: Gideon Levy / Obama, you won't make peace without talking to Hamas
    First published 01:58 24.09.09 | Last updated 08:39 24.09.09
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