How do you define "civilized world" Bryan? A place where people cannot protest freely against their goverment? A place where they covertly supply arms to terrorist groups? A place where they don't accept existence of another nation? Two can play the try and seem smart by asking questions game...You say Israel STARTED 3 wars. Can you name the 3 they started please? And yes, only very modern and technologically advanced countries could pull of the assasination the Mossad did, so the answer to your last question is, yes.
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