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    • Amr-Cairo
    • 22.11.12 | 08:11 (IST)

    I think this is putting a brave face on the outcome. From a political point of view, Hamas had teh upper hand given that a ground invasion would have likely cost the Israeli government teh elections. The moves now to lift or ease of teh blockage shows that Hamas will walk away with a net gain. It's too bad the politicians on both sides think of wars as political maneuvers and treat civilians as collateral damage.

    from the article: Israel's Pillar of Defense achieved its goals
    First published 06:14 22.11.12 | Last updated 06:14 22.11.12
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