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    • Ishmael
    • 19.03.07 | 21:40 (IST)

    Israel should open all the checkpoints in the West Bank and allow everyone to come through. This move by Israel will garner worldwide goodwill and show that Israel can be fair to the Palestinians. So if some Arab crazies come in and blow themselves up it's a small price to pay to make Israel look like humanitarians. It worked in Israel's favor when they pulled out of Gaza and no suicide bombers have come through from Gaza as a result. Also rockets fired from Gaza into Israel only killed a symbolic two Israelis.

    from the article: Egypt says would-be Hamas suicide bomber arrested near Israeli border
    First published 00:00 19.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 19.03.07
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