Hamas is stalling to get ready for an attack on Israel (2) - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marwan مروان خو
    • 13.02.07 | 04:21 (IST)

    As IDF troops are forced to go into Gaza to root out Hamas leaders hiding in bunkers and tunnels the internationally community will demand cease-fire and the Arab League and France will blame Israel for starting the hostility in the first place. However, Hamas has miscalculated the lessons IDF and Israel's leadership has learned from Lebanon - the IDF will not watch idly as Hamas uses Israel's withdrawal from Gaza to turn it into Southern Lebanon. It will not take 6 years for IDF to act overwhelmingly before Hamas decides on the orders from Damascus and Tehran to attack Israel. Hamas is no Hezbollah neither organizationally nor militarily. Hezbollah took a serious military drubbing by IDF, though they claim differently. Hamas will bring nothing but defeat and more suffering to the Palestinian people. They are forsaking any chance of real progress and peace to serve their Iranian and Syrian masters.

    from the article: Ban backs PA unity deal, urges recognition of Israel
    First published 00:00 12.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 12.02.07
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