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    • Wolverine
    • 14.11.11 | 09:28 (IST)

    No hysteria just constant vigilance and defense of the homeland. Israel continues to thrive with one hand on its sword and one on the plow. It is raining now on the coastal plain, rains of blessing and the fertile land is rewarding those who love it with abundance - material, cultural, spiritual, and social. It is not shangri-la, but the Israelis have built and continue to build a society that is good for people, in spite of (but not to spite) their many many enemies and ill wishers in the world, and to the joy and satisfaction of there many many friends and admirers. What a country!

    from the article: Israel strikes northern Gaza, killing one
    First published 08:17 14.11.11 | Last updated 08:17 14.11.11
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