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    • Ben Israel
    • 06.10.10 | 15:06 (IST)

    I just hope they keep increasing the number of units being built. It is only through building settlements that the Arab/Israeli conflict can be peacefully resolved. It is only through building settlements that the Arabs will understand that Israel is here to stay and that they will reconcile to the situation. Dismantling settlements makes Arab extremists think that it is only a matter of time until Tel Aviv is dismantled. Sharon's destruction of Gush Katif only strengthened the most extreme anti-peace elements.

    from the article: 10 days after settlement freeze expires, 350 new units under construction
    First published 09:46 06.10.10 | Last updated 09:46 06.10.10
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