55Howdy jeff,you've set up a straw man because israel does not - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • lakshmi
    • 07.10.07 | 18:18 (IST)

    peace,because it want to continue the Occupation.The problem:times have changed.Hamas is not abbas or arafat.As for going in there and taking them out why is israel hesitating.because after last year's drubbing they know that Hezbollah will not sit still.And the militants from Gaza are a pretty tough crowd.A ground invasion would be a massacre, not necessarily on the Hamas side.Aerial attacks,after last year? No,I don't think so.And the geopolitics of the ME have changed.U.S. has refused to participate in an israeli coordinated attack on Iran.Why?Because it will not be a cakewalk.Only a Peace deal,with Hamas.That's israel's only option at this juncture.

    from the article: IDF says Hamas responsible for Katyusha fired from Gaza Strip
    First published 00:00 07.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 07.10.07
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