Palestinian - we must be careful what we wish for - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Elihu D. Stone
    • 19.03.07 | 15:53 (IST)

    ...you just might get it. As you correctly noted: "We Palestinians should decide if we want to continue or stop permenantly or temporarily the armed strugle against Israel. And question who are these militants working for?..." The problem is that the Palestinians voted overwhwelmingly for Hamas in the last election. With choice comes responsibility. Contrary to what many Palestinians claim, the Western world is not is 'punishing' you for exercising your democratic rights -rather we holding you accountable for your choices. Freedom doesen't come without a price. You elected these 'militants' by a huge majority - Now live with the consequences of the mandate you gave them -or, use the tools of democracy to wage peace. The ball is in your court. No excuses any more. Cheers.

    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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