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    • David Teich
    • 09.10.06 | 07:48 (IST)

    If the IDF is still too backwards to do their jobs and protect the harvesters, it's up to the Left to continue doing that important job. The farmers have a right to harvest their crops in peace, without assinine folks destroying the crop and hurting people. Of course, the IDF should do it's job; but I don't have much hope. They should treat the violent settlers the same way as they do the fence protesters: With rubber bullets. Both are wrong and both are dangerous. Only when extremists on both sides of the political divide are treated equally will there be a chance for moderation.

    from the article: IDF aims to keep out 'escorts' of Palestinian farmers during harvest
    First published 00:00 09.10.06 | Last updated 00:00 09.10.06
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