Ahmedinijad's visit - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Philip
    • 13.10.10 | 20:29 (IST)

    I don't understand all the fuss about his visit. The man is doing his job. Extending the influence of his state in the region. What is so evil about that? Do we want to see Iran as a regional power? No, we don't. Are we doing anything to counter Iran's influence in Lebanon? No, all we do is make Lebanon even more welcoming to Iranian gestures. Ten years passed since the withdrawal of Israeli troops from Lebanon and we still can't seem to work out an agreement with the her. Yes, it is hard, they don't like us, we have to make a few concessions, but we can work it out. We can at least try doing it without bombing Beirut.

    from the article: 'Ahmadinejad visit proves Lebanon has joined axis of extreme nations'
    First published 19:40 13.10.10 | Last updated 19:40 13.10.10
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