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    • David P.
    • 01.10.07 | 15:05 (IST)

    I think the lesson Jews have internalized is that there are many people who indicate they wish to kill Jews, that in the past they have carried through on these threats quite thoroughly (even before there was an Israel, you "anti-zionists"), and that if they try to proceed in the future in a similar manner, the result will be nuclear annihilation. It's a sad world we live in when because of prior brutality we need to think in terms of a mushroom cloud being preferable to Auschwitz.

    from the article: Poll: 72% of Israelis back use of nuclear arms in certain circumstances
    First published 00:00 01.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 01.10.07
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