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    • Shane
    • 16.11.12 | 21:13 (IST)

    Enforced "proportionality" is exactly why Israel STILL has the Hamas/PLO problem to deal with. If we learned any lessons from WWII, we saw that the only way to insure an enemies total submission is not be proportional in response. The firebombing of Dresden, the nuking of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were not "proportional", but they sure as hell helped to insure the enemies total submission!

    from the article: LIVE BLOG: Day 3 of Israel-Gaza conflict 2012
    First published 00:22 16.11.12 | Last updated 04:03 16.11.12
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