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    • bandora etrog
    • 05.10.09 | 21:28 (IST)

    israel needed serious palestinian unrest to distract from the reality of its "peace" in 2000. the intifada didn't just happen: it was a calculated move. turmoil inside israel, with jew against jew, is only abated by consoldating together against a "common enemy". now, when the world is mounting pressure on israel it turns to the same tactic. the third intifada will happen, and it will be orchestrated not by palestinians but by netanyahu et ak. it helps to pull back from the abyss of religious vs secular, haredim vs messianic etc etc etc. what a waste of lives. lives of my friends and my family. and the ruination of the most beautiful part of this world.

    from the article: What are the chances of a third Palestinian Intifada?
    First published 17:55 04.10.09 | Last updated 17:57 04.10.09
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