Maplecroft's Folly on "Terrorism" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • George Haas
    • 16.11.10 | 15:00 (IST)

    Even though Thousands have been gunned down in Mexico, thanks to Cartels, Corruption, and millions of drug addicts, I would not even set foot in any part of Mexico; border states or elsewhere. I spent 8 days in Israel in August, attended two packed weddings, one Bar-Mitvoh, and never even thoght about "danger." Living in New Orleans, I think twice about where and when I'm going out. With a population of less than one tenth that of Israel, New Orleans averages about one murder per day. What's the difference if it's "terror" or ethnic violence; a dead body is a dead body.

    from the article: Israel ranked 14 on global terror index, considered at 'extreme risk'
    First published 09:59 16.11.10 | Last updated 09:59 16.11.10
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