Jeff Northridge - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 12.01.07 | 16:02 (IST)

    Jeff, So what are you suggesting exactly? The Israelis should take a town and then kick all of the inhabitants out or just keep troops in the city? The reason why a civilized power can no longer hold a physical empire is because while in the day of the British Empire it was only unacceptable for an army of a civilized country to murder other civilized human civilians. These days, it's unacceptable for an army of a civilized country to murder any civilians.

    from the article: A tiny, but important, problem
    First published 00:00 12.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 12.01.07
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