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    • Gershon Reed
    • 26.10.07 | 07:55 (IST)

    I suppose we could change the headline from "ANALYSIS: Israel's real intention behind sanctions on Gaza Strip" to "ANALYSIS: Palistinian's real intention behind escalated rocket fire on Sderot". Israel pulled out of Gaza as a first step and we were met with rocket attacks. The Israeli government doesn't have intentions, they just don't know what to do. Since we are a civilized people, the answer isn't to just "bomb them to the stone age". Israel is trying every avenue and being met with more violence. We tried unilaterally, bilaterally, etc. Nothing works; every step Israel takes is met with more rocket fire. Seems to me that the only ones with an ajenda is the Pals. That ajenda is to drive the Jews into the sea. Just a thought for consideration: What did Gaza do for water, fuel and electricity before '67 when they were under Egyptian control? Cut the services from Israel and let them get it from their Arab bretheren and stop mooching from "the Zionist Entity".

    from the article: ANALYSIS: Israel's real intention behind sanctions on Gaza Strip
    First published 00:00 26.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 26.10.07
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