"INSTABILITY" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jacob
    • 19.05.06 | 02:40 (IDT)

    The conventional logic is that instability on your borders is a bad thing, but, in the case of Israel, I don't see how things could actually get any more unstable (knock on wood). All I know, is, anytime guns that used to be pointed at you get redirected to some other target, it's a good thing, at least in the immediate sense. So, not to celebrate violence in any way, but I can't help but feel relief that Hamas and Fateh are shooting each other up instead of Israelis for once. Simple as that, really. Now as for the long term....who knows.

    from the article: Gunfight erupts between Hamas and Fatah forces in Gaza
    First published 00:00 16.05.06 | Last updated 00:00 16.05.06
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