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    • Tzfonit
    • 16.09.09 | 17:17 (IDT)

    ...if some organization on the other side of the border between it and Mexico or Canada launched rockets at towns and cities across the border? You be your life it would. That's what people in Sderot and the Western Negev, as well as up here in the north, have been doing for years - betting our lives. But, of course, for you and others here, Israelis are different than any other people. Other countries have fought wars far more destructive that have brought far more casualties, but strangely enough have not had the UN investigate them, The simple fact is that Israelis defending themselves makes you, as well as the UN, feel uneasy. Sorry we can't cater to your needs.

    from the article: In wake of UN Gaza probe, how can Israel go to war again?
    First published 01:29 16.09.09 | Last updated 15:52 16.09.09
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