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    • margaret
    • 24.09.06 | 19:29 (IDT)

    Why would Hezbollah want to disarm? The government of Lebanon is unable to defend the people and Israel has a long history of aggression against Lebanon. Why would they want to disarm? What would the Israelis be saying if they were told no peace until Israel disarms? Israel has "spit in the face" of the UN and world community for years by ignoring multiple UN resolutions calling for a return to the pre '67 borders and for dismantlement and cessation of settlements on Palestinian land. Do they comply? Then why should Lebanon? It's a noxious argument that everyone should do what Israel demands but Israel should be free to continue to bully, brutalize, and occupy any place they choose.

    from the article: Israel: Nasrallah speech 'spit in face' for international community
    First published 00:00 22.09.06 | Last updated 00:00 22.09.06
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