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    • james
    • 10.12.10 | 23:21 (IST)

    that israelis don't like, the palestinians were forced to have elections for the quisling palestinian authority, they chose hamas overwhelmingly, the israelis had a fit, and did everything in their power to forment civil war, which led to the split between gaza in the west bank, which has been planned for years in advance, quiet is kept, the balkanization of palestine has been a zionist policy goal for quite a bit, it reinforces that whole no partner for peace thing. truthfully, if the western nations really supported democracy in the middle east, most, by the way, the iranians held the election disruptions properly, the west promised interference years in advance, and had already had a hand in overthrowing Mossadegh, who's first democratic act was to nationalize Iranian oil for Iranian people, what did the west give them instead 25 years of the Shah, in essence the west created the animus with the Islamic Republic of Iran and it's people. Democracy is bad for business as usual

    from the article: Clinton meets Livni in U.S. ahead of speech on Mideast talks
    First published 20:02 10.12.10 | Last updated 20:02 10.12.10
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