Gideon Levy - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • jeffr
    • 18.09.09 | 02:13 (IDT)

    Gideon Levy may be the moral compass of Israel. If so please explain how one defends Israeli territory. Shall Israel retreat from the border because their presence there is why the Palestinians can bomb a civilian population. Building shelters to protect the population is akin to a war crime, since it is pointed out how few Israeli citizens were actually killed. Most nations when confronted by an enemy attacking its population answer with the amount of force it can muster. To do less is to commit national suicide. The question isn't whether Mr. Goldstone is a Zionist. The question is not is the UN agency anti-Israel. The question is how does one defend its land and its civilian population

    from the article: Disgrace in The Hague
    First published 02:21 17.09.09 | Last updated 19:15 17.09.09
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