Olmert Plan Hunkering Down for Wider War - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jane
    • 05.03.06 | 15:34 (IST)

    It makes perfect sense that Israel would draw back from isolated settlements, define borders and bring the population into defensible areas. This is keeping with the Sharon plan whos motivation was the final understanding that there would be no peace agreement forthcoming.The correctness of this theory has only been reinforced by the Palestinian election of Hamas, a terrorist gang whos mandate is Israel's destruction, to power. I see a wider war coming, more Qassams, and more retaliatory strikes in PA areas. It is the only possible outcome with Hamas.

    from the article: Peres balks at Olmert's plans for further West Bank pullout
    First published 00:00 05.03.06 | Last updated 00:00 05.03.06
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