Miserable Gaza = Miserable Israel - No Winners - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Declan Montgomery
    • 06.03.10 | 17:23 (IST)

    The reprehensible blockade, subjugation and imprisonment of 1.5 million people is a crime pure and simple. Mr Martin is right to raise it; it's an offence to any civilised community. Gazan's under such a cruel impositon will always pose a threat to those who they see as persecutors, namely Israel. It is in Israel's own interest ultimately to free the Gazans and deal with them fairly.The alternative is endless conflict. I see vhardman and sweden are trotting out the usual tired, meaningless and irrelevant "arguments" which add nothing to debate. Insults about "paddies" and WW2 might wash with the intellectually challenged; but they dont pass muster with anyone possessing more than 2 brain cells."Patriots" like these Israel could well do without; they do more harm than good.

    from the article: Irish FM urges EU to pressure Israel to end Gaza blockade
    First published 16:00 05.03.10 | Last updated 16:01 05.03.10
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