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    • Ashley
    • 24.03.11 | 11:30 (IST)

    ...are concerned about the internal threats to their regimes so have upped the ante with Israel in the hope of provoking a small regional war and diverting protesters. It is a normal tactic. Remember that all totalitarian regimes need external conflict to justify their own existence.

    from the article: Hamas not likely behind Jerusalem bombing
    First published 02:53 24.03.11 | Last updated 02:53 24.03.11
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