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    • Thomas Simon
    • 17.06.07 | 13:16 (IDT)

    Mr. Levy knows it all. According to him the cruelties committed in Gaza are the result of what the Palestinians experienced from Israel. Are they, really? How influenced by Israeli behaviour were the Syrian soldiers in 1973 when they mutilated and finally killed the Israeli POW's? Might an all or northing ideology, so familiar to Hamas thinking, not have had its influence on the militants behaviour? Ask mr. Levy, he knows it didn't. For him there can be only one cause to the horrors committed. Such well-meant ignorance is as disrespectful of the Palestinians as any Arab bashing would be.

    from the article: Flight from Gaza / Last to leave did turn out the lights
    First published 00:00 17.06.07 | Last updated 00:00 17.06.07
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