DELAY OF EAST JERUSALEM DEMOLITIONS - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • David Abraham
    • 03.03.10 | 08:02 (IST)

    Caving into American demands that the demolition of illegally built arab homes in Silwan be delayed, Netanyahu has shown a serious lack of backbone. The Israeli government showed great determination bordering on zeal when it sent the bulldozzers in to demolish thousands of LEGALLY built Jewish homes in Gush Katif just a few short years ago. Israel touts itself as being a "democracy", yet its pro-arab, anti-Jewish policies bespeak totalitarianism at best and despotism at worst. It seems that the despicable leftist, pro-arab double standard which began immediately following the 1967 Six Day War has gained momentum with each passing year. Thousands of Jewish lives have been lost because of our "catering to arab sensitivities".

    from the article: U.S. 'appreciates' Netanyahu delay of East Jerusalem demolitions
    First published 14:17 02.03.10 | Last updated 11:45 14.03.10
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