Less guns or no guns is what is needed - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • El-Birawi
    • 26.07.07 | 11:43 (IDT)

    The PA security forces inclusive are the most unprofessional of any security organizations in the world. Arafat and the PA used the security forces not to protect the people but to intimidate them and instill fear in them like other dictatorship in the world. What is needed is disarming of ALL partisan militias, and the creation of a true professional police force in stead of having all of these militias and thugs. An international police force in both Gaza and the West Bank and dismantling of all militias is a first step to coincide with disarming of all Jewish thugs in the Occupied Territories and of course ending the active presence of the IDF. Lose guns in the hands of thugs is a very bad business. The PA again shows that is the source of insecurity for the people. When I was in El-Bireh, many Palestinians expressed the need for the PA to simply go away.

    from the article: Israel, PA resume West Bank civil co-ordination severed in Jan.
    First published 00:00 26.07.07 | Last updated 00:00 26.07.07
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