#5, alonitzafoni, you claiming Israel didn't support the war? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • newageblues
    • 20.04.07 | 17:01 (IDT)

    Get real. Bush didn't think anything thru, neither did Israel's leaders, who must have been astonished at the criminal frivolity with which the occupation was planned and carried out. But it's not at all clear that even a competent occupation would have succeeded. Possibly a short occupation of months would have done more good than harm. In any case, Bush, with ecstatic Israeli support, made a very risky bet, and the Iraqi people above all are paying a horrific price for it. There would be a kind of justice in Israeli support of American warmongers leading to a less safe Israel. There's a very bitter lesson to be learned here. But the Israeli war camp has learned nothing since 135CE. Still think they don't need any allies and that Jews who don't agree with them are traitors.

    from the article: The victory won't be American
    First published 00:00 20.04.07 | Last updated 00:00 20.04.07
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