ACT OF PIRACY, PLAIN AND SIMPLE - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Adam Skolnik
    • 01.06.10 | 06:00 (IDT)

    The fact seems to be that this occurred in waters 70 miles from the coast -- international waters -- and so is nothing more than an act of piracy. There was no violence, not even a threat, before IDF landed on the ship. Violence against IDF? OF COURSE !!! Don't you have a right to defend yourself if a stranger intrudes into your home, your backyard? This is just another DIPLOMATIC BLUNDER on the part of the Netanyahu-Lieberman regime. When are you going to get rid of these people? They do more harm to Israel than Hamas and Hezbollah combined, because they harm Israel where it counts: in world opinion.

    from the article: Straight into the trap
    First published 01:42 01.06.10 | Last updated 01:42 01.06.10
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