#49 Oh, no doubt Israel can do lots of things, duncan - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 14.09.09 | 16:37 (IDT)

    d: "Israel has the power to withhold water from all the palestinians." Yeah, and Israel has the power to line them all up against a wall and shoot them. All of them. So what's your point? What you call "the enemy" are a people under a decade's long occupation by the Israeli military. That makes them "protected persons", and their "protector" is none other than the IDF. That the IDF "has the power" to act as monsters instead of protectors is not something that I dispute; clearly, the IDF has that power. But I disagree with you that the IDF could ever wield that power, because if it does then it will have become the very thing that Jews despise most.

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