No peace in our time, but try to keep body count down - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Voice of Reason
    • 15.03.07 | 20:32 (IST)

    Only a total optimist would even bother to discuss the possiblility of peace between Israel and palestinians. All efforts need to be aimed at keeping the body count as low as possible, not only minimizing Israelis killed by palestinians and palestinians killed by Israelis, but also to minimize palestinians killed by palestinians. To even raise the issue of a "final solution" to the palestine/israel problem is counterproductive, raises false hopes, and therefore causes more killings than necessary.

    from the article: The optimist and the pessimist
    First published 00:00 15.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 15.03.07
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