Big Deal: Intifada = Naqba - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yishai Kohen
    • 29.10.07 | 20:20 (IST)

    "If they want eternal war, well and good; we accept the issue and will dispossess them and put our friends in their places. Three years ago, by a little reflection and patience, they could have had a hundred years of peace and prosperity, but they preferred war; very well. Next year, their lands will be taken; for in war we can take them and rightfully too, and in another year they may beg vainly for their lives." - Civil War General William Tecumseh Sherman in a letter spelling out his attitude in the fight against the Confederacy

    from the article: Shin Bet chief: Palestinians too 'exhausted' for new intifada
    First published 00:00 29.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.10.07
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