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    • Nick Smith, Oxford UK
    • 28.03.11 | 13:44 (IST)

    The UK managed to make peace with Ireland and the terrorist IRA. We had a long history off invading Ireland, taking Irish land, denying the Irish the right to vote and practice their religion, and killing them when they revolted. In recent times the IRA bombed our cities, killed our police and army, and twice came close to killing our Prime Minister. But despite this, we made peace. And now both peoples live far better lives, and will settle their differences by the vote and by words rather than bombs and guns.

    from the article: Arab peace initiative is another missed opportunity for Israel
    First published 02:08 28.03.11 | Last updated 02:08 28.03.11
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