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    • 23.03.11 | 10:22 (IST)

    While neglecting to mention they are committed to an existential battle with Israel who's objective (by the secular PLO) is to replace Israel with a Palestinian state or the religious Hamas' objective is to replace Israel with an Islamic state. Neither secular nor religious Palestinians care for the casualties incurred on their side, they delight in the knowledge that each failed or successful jihadist together with each innocent civilian, is faithfully rewarded for eternity by the graces of Allah in Heaven. Why do they bother with the pictures of their dead children then? Only for the Western audience, domestically they don't care - except the few secular Palestinians who don't buy into the whole martyrdom myth and genuinely mourn their dead. Note - there have been no Christian Palestinian suicide bombers or terrorists.

    from the article: Barak: Israel facing regional 'earthquake' and diplomatic 'tsunami'
    First published 03:53 23.03.11 | Last updated 03:53 23.03.11
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