Of course this won't be good for Gazans but... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Benyomin
    • 19.08.11 | 23:16 (IDT)

    There seems to be this incessant blame put on Israel for the deaths of innocents on the Gazan side of the border. Two points... 1. Arab innocents are routinely placed into harms way by the militants (even arms caches and rockets are kept in private homes). 2. Statistically, the ratio of Israeli civilians to combatants who are killed or wounded, invariably is greater than the ratio of Arab civilians to combatants (in spite of the presence of civilians in harms way). This tragically reveals that the Arab side is quite indiscriminate about who dies.

    from the article: 30 rockets strike Israel day after coordinated terror attacks kill 8
    First published 09:19 19.08.11 | Last updated 09:19 19.08.11
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