If Israel can reason with Hamas on a prisoner exchange - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Marc Leb
    • 12.01.10 | 01:59 (IST)

    Then why is talking peace with Hamas out of the question? For some it is too much to believe that Hamas is anything other than the Devil itself. Which is sadly what the Israeli Govt WANT YOU TO BELIEVE. Whether it's the PLO, Fatah or Hamas, all groups can be negotiated with. Except this is not what the Govt wants, Israel does not suffer from the occupation, they can easily steal futile land while keeping the Pals at bay. Any rocket attack serves their agenda well. Another war will only be bad for Israel's PR, it will not bring them anymore friends, but I don't think it will lose them any either. America seems bound to Israel for some bizarre reason

    from the article: Israel's looming war in Gaza: Can Obama stop it before it starts?
    First published 17:11 11.01.10 | Last updated 11:15 12.01.10
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