It seems the only side benefiting from this tragedy is Israel's rightist government of Netanyahu... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Saeed
    • 13.03.11 | 09:02 (IST)

    because they had to stop building settlements before due to international pressure and now they can build. This poses the question as to whether Netanyahu's government knew of the planned attack and allowed it to happen to make an international issue and tragedy out of it as an excuse to continue building and stall the peace process instead of the appropraite response of apprehending the perpetrators.

    from the article: Israel approves 500 new homes in West Bank settlements in response to Itamar attack
    First published 08:44 13.03.11 | Last updated 08:44 13.03.11
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