#47 Jacob, Israelis fail to count their blessings - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dutch
    • 28.03.06 | 07:37 (IST)

    "Sorry, but patientce has not been part of the Palestinian vocabulary" Jacob Blues, To the contrary, Palestinian patience has been the hallmark of this struggle. Any other people would have blown up the Israelis by now and driven them out. Thus, Israeli supporters often fail to see how lucky Israel is to have the Palestinian people as neighbors-they are great! Typically, like Israelis they fail to count their blessings. They even fail to appreciate the recent survey done by the PA which was published in the Jerusalem Post (following the election) that showed 84% of Palestinian voters expressed a desire to have a peace agreement with Israel and even 75% of Hamas voters opposed their call for the destruction of Israel. And Israel wants to tople their government --how sinful. What a great neighbor Israel has in the Palestinian people and look at how disrespectful Israel is being trampling on their rights. Shame on them! Dutch

    from the article: Maze of checkpoints separates sisters
    First published 00:00 27.03.06 | Last updated 00:00 27.03.06
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