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    • Vladek
    • 19.03.11 | 17:10 (IST)

    Gazans are a captive people. Most are going about their lives peacefully under oppressive conditions caused by the Israeli blockade. A few react violently to Israeli violence against them. The West Bank are a people whose overwhelming majority are a peaceful people that don't use rockets or other such weapons. Occassionally someone commits a criminal act, but Israel punishes the entire community. It is the Palestinians that are the peacemakers and the Israelis that are the people thriving on war.

    from the article: Israel lodges formal complaint with UN over barrage of Gaza mortars
    First published 14:02 19.03.11 | Last updated 14:02 19.03.11
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