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    • 28.02.13 | 13:27 (IST)

    - and find out that in the second decade of the C21st, virtually all of the rest of the world no longer believes that Israel wants to achieve a just and viable resolution to the conflict and that the occupation has almost no rationale except to satisfy the expansionist beliefs of religious and nationalist extremists. How will Israel be affected by this? Another intifada could just be the trigger that is needed for world leaders to decide that they are no longer going to acquiesce in this venture and that it is time to exert real pressure to bring it to an end. Why - because ultimately only Israel and some in America believe that Israel should be entitled to act however it chooses, regardless of the effect of these actions on the Palestinians and the rest of the region. Of course, an ending of the occupation will not resolve all the many conflicts that envelop the Middle East but it can only do more good than harm.

    from the article: Bring it on, intifada
    First published 04:29 28.02.13 | Last updated 04:29 28.02.13
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