Leahy snow skiing in West Bank - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Abraham
    • 16.08.11 | 03:41 (IDT)

    The tiny state of Vermont has great skiing, friendly neighbors, great sea food, and an abundance of snow. Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont knows nothing about living next to neighbors whose culture promotes suicide bombing and irrational hatred of Jews. Duvdevan, Shalag, and Shayetet 13 are vanguards that protect the safety and security of millions of Israeli civilians. Leahy's suggestion of withholding funding for such units is as logical as snow skiing in the West Bank.

    from the article: U.S. Senator seeks to cut aid to elite IDF units operating in West Bank and Gaza
    First published 02:56 16.08.11 | Last updated 02:56 16.08.11
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