Have you asked yourself what price the rest of the world is prepared to pay to ensure Israel's survival?. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    Israel is a minnow state with the potential to trigger a serious regional war and beyond. Do you really think that if the rest of the world had to choose between sitting idly by whilst Israel unleashed weapons that might do this it would allow it to do so? The cost of protecting Israel at the expense of plunging the region and even beyond into a massive war is not one any nation - barring maybe the US and Canada - would accept. They would choose to destroy Israel's military capability then see that happen. It is not support for Israel at any cost. And the tragedy is that the price falls even lower when Israel continues to strive to build a Greater Israel and destroy any hope for Palestinian statehood.

    from the article: Netanyahu wards off criticism: Israeli settlement plans won't prevent Palestinian state
    First published 21:41 10.12.12 | Last updated 21:41 10.12.12
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