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    • Jasper
    • 26.09.09 | 23:31 (IDT)

    Not 40 years. Your history needs work. Even during the Intifadas, thousands of Gazans were commuting to jobs every day in Israel. Then Israel decided to leave Gaza, which started a real rocket blizzard. And the next year, Gazans decided to vote for Hamas, who promised to fight against Israel for all time no matter what. So, Israel is in a de facto war with Gaza, and you cannot expect the border to be wide open. If you are sincere in wanting to better the life of the Gazans, go down there and organize another election, this time with sensible candidates. If you are successful, there will be no need for rockets or freedom fighters, or blood. Gazans will again be welcome to go to jobs in Israel. Try it, you will see. Just posting nonsense does not help at all.

    from the article: IDF releases video of air strike on Gaza rocket squad
    First published 08:47 26.09.09 | Last updated 00:19 27.09.09
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