Derek lies and darn lies - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark T
    • 29.09.07 | 18:35 (IST)

    Derek, one of the BIG problems for Israel has been keeping secrets secret. Everyone and their mother's brothers cousin's wife knows everything going on...can we say gossip? So, it is very difficult or the Israeli govt to lie. Everyone finds out about it right quick! This is what can happen in such an open society such as Israel. As for the Lebanon *incursions*. I suggest you do a little reading up on the repeated missile attacks BY Hezbollah, which, like the Kassams of Hamas, prompt Israeli responses..ie...slaps of the naughty children. The Israeli raids have been well documentd, as have the Hezbollah missile attacks and cross border kdnappings which prompted the Israeli responses. Israel being a peace loving country is spot on. Unfortunately, they live amidst people vowing to destry them. Call it paranoia, but when other countries call for their destruction, Israel takes those threats VERY seriously, and responds appropriately. Mark-

    from the article: Syria: Israel is spreading false reports in order to justify war
    First published 00:00 29.09.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.09.07
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