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    • Jasper
    • 20.02.10 | 04:32 (IST)

    It is the social structure. Brothers against cousin, family against family, tribe against tribe, The strongest tribe gets the goodies. The House of Saud gets all the oil revenue, the rest of SA lives in abject poverty. There is no nationalistic outlook. Arab "countries" are the alpha tribes with flags. You think the little sliver of Israel is the cause of all violence? Crack open a history book. Bigger fish are frying. Listen to the crackle.

    from the article: French FM: Dubai killing proves need for a Palestinian state
    First published 03:46 20.02.10 | Last updated 16:26 20.02.10
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