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    • Danite
    • 04.08.07 | 19:31 (IDT)

    I dont deny their is some defensive benefit to holding the high ground of the west bank or the Golan but the problem is wanting to do so forever and under any and all circumstances means threatening israels security in other ways.If one looks at what are israels long term intrests one can see that they dont include the PA at least.The benefits to be gained far outweigh the possible dangers from there.Also I assume their will be no withdrawl untill the freaks are disamred.If problems do continue then israel will be in a far stronger legal political propoganda diplomatic postion to respond to a state violating a peace treaty than they are now.All these things must be seen in a larger context.Regards

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    First published 00:00 03.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 03.08.07
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