EVERY Israeli Withdrawl Has Been A Disaster - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • StopDeportations
    • 28.07.06 | 20:12 (IDT)

    Einstein defined insanity as doing the same thing over and over against while expecting a different result. This quote is totally relevant to Israel and her withdrawls. Many times has Israel withdrawn from territory won in defensive wars. (Historically, war seized in a defensive war is not returned). The results have been disastrous in every single case. Israel's enemies have invariably used the territory to launch fresh and more destructive attacks against Israel. Moreover, they are encouraged by their "success" in using terror to secure Israeli withdrawls. Israel should stop making concessions, PERIOD. They have never been successful and will never be successful. Self respect is the answer. Not butt kissing and withdrawl. Some may point Israel's withdrawl from the Sinai as a success. Yet Egypt is far from a peace partner. Egypt's army grows stronger every year and it has no credible military foe - except Israel. Israel would be better off with the Sinai and without the useless treaty

    from the article: Analysis / The alternative to Hezbollah may be occupation
    First published 00:00 28.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 28.07.06
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