Don't let up on Hamas - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Paul
    • 23.07.06 | 02:44 (IDT)

    History has shown that Hamas only wants a ceasefire when it is to their advantage, either so as to re-arm themselves or so as to keep from getting their ass kicked in. If Olmert has any brains he will agree only to release the imprisoned Hamas government officials (and no other prisoners) at some later date in return only for the safe return of the Israeli soldier and Israel should say it reserves the right to retaliate against any further Qassam rocket attacks and to take preventative action against any potential terrorist acts. Tell Hamas and Abbas to take it or leave it or continue to suffer the consequences. Time to show the Arabs for the wusses they are.

    from the article: IDF artillery shelling kills 2 children, 4 others in northern Gaza Strip
    First published 00:00 23.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 23.07.06
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