Jacob Blues - The difference between you and I - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ibrahim
    • 07.12.05 | 17:04 (IST)

    Jacob- I can say, unequivacably, that those who recruit minors to committ terror attacks are committing a terrible crime against humanity. Violence directed at civillians is cruel and evil. But unlike you, I can also see that Israel's 40 year occupation, and the inherent violence associated with it, is evil and criminal. Somehow, you prefer to ignore this incovenient little fact. I am sure you agree that the Palestinians have a duty and obligation to resist ongoing Israeli criminal activity...Schools closed, roads demolished, homes destroyed, walls tearing through the middle of towns... Instead of quibbling over the type and methods of resistance, why don't you get your people to see the light and get out of the West Bank, allow safe passage between Gaza and the WB, and allow the Palestinians to breath without Jewish intimidation. Sorry, at the moment, we have no government or sovereignty. Who exactly is suppose to stop those who have become addicted to suicide bombings to address injustice? The PA? And what legitamacy do they have? They can't even travel from Nablus to Ramallah without Israeli permission. Why hasn't Israel ended the suicide bombings? How can they expect the PA to do this dirty work under the current climate?

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    First published 00:00 07.12.05 | Last updated 00:00 07.12.05
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