#38: Ron - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark from Georgia
    • 08.02.10 | 15:20 (IST)

    The video's are taken secretly and smuggled out of Gaza so I disagree with your assessment of that. At least you acknowledge the Pal Propaganda. You ask "why should people care?" Because it shows the Pals lie to elicit undeserved sympathy. Obviously the truth won't do that for Hamas! Ron: "If Hamas treats the Gazan population harshly, does that justify the Israeli blockade of Gaza in somebodys mind?" It reveals the double standards of Hamas. Israel's blockade is a non-violent response to rocket attacks. Ron: "Do it help with moral equivalency?" There is no moral equivalency! Israel actions are for defense. Hamas's actions are for political differences or singing at weddings. This was true in Lebanon(1980's) the 18,000 PLO terrorists (5-6 thousand mercenaries included)harshly treated the Lebanese people. So there is a precedent to show it's common. Muslims can kill Muslims without repercussions. You compare IDF defensive actions to unprovoked Hamas attacks.

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