Haiti, Gaza, Israel, rockets, occupation, what are the facts..??? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Swiss (Dino)
    • 18.01.10 | 10:08 (IST)

    Many of Israels supporters here are claiming, that Gaza and Haiti can't be compared to each other, since the people from Haiti wouldn't shoot rockets against Israelis. That is certainly correct. However, unlike the Palestinians, the people from Haiti aren't being oppressed and humiliated by Israel, so they have no reason to shoot with rockets. Once the occupation of Gaza AND the West Bank has come to an end, and the rockets continue to fall on Israel, the Israel supporters will be proven right. But until that has happened, the buck will continue to be passed on Israel, and all the good work Israel may be doing in other parts of this world, will totally be overshadowed by the "Palestinian sin".

    from the article: Israel's compassion in Haiti can't hide our ugly face in Gaza
    First published 01:09 18.01.10 | Last updated 09:26 18.01.10
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