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    • Margie in Tel Aviv
    • 30.10.07 | 09:55 (IST)

    Much as I want peace and a Palestinian state at the earliest possible moment Moshe Arens has just provided the best argument for retention of our control of the West Bank. If the PA takes over there's every chance of their launching missiles at central Israel, based on past experience. Until we find a system to destroy short range missiles we need to keep possible launching sites at a distance from our population centres.

    from the article: Intercepting Qassam rockets
    First published 00:00 30.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 30.10.07
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