# 63 Mark - what I said is realism at work - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joe
    • 12.12.07 | 22:25 (IST)

    You can't possibly expect me to believe if Russians started to build settlements in America's heartland there wouldn't be a reaction? You know Americans will go Red Dawn on the ruskies. Why do you expect Palestinians to behave any differently than any other people who face foreign aggression? You can argue Palestinian retaliation are ineffective but you can't make the ridiculous analysis firing rockets at enemy positions is a form of "rejectionism". Your analysis is wrong. The rockets are fired in response to colonial aggression - not in response to peaceful overtures. Only then can you claim our actions are rejectionist. This is a colonial war. Zionist colonizers want the land without the people. That's the bottom-line. The day Zionists put a greater value on human life than they do on stealing Palestinian land, is the day peace can reign in this region.

    from the article: Civil Administration chief: Hundreds of units approved in disputed areas
    First published 00:00 12.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 12.12.07
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