"Austria to pul its 380 peacekeepers ....." - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Frederick Lee
    • 06.06.13 | 17:28 (IDT)

    Austria, the country that gave the world Adolph Hitler, has had a large number of troops keeping the peace between Arabs and Zionists on the Golan heights? There is something terribly wrong about the dynamic between Israel and the Arabs that is not being discussed: Jews and Arabs kept from killing each other by Austrian troops who a generation ago sent Jews to the gas chambers. "If it requires British bayonets to keep the peace between Jews and Arabs, the British should have never have been forced to leave." - Menachem Begin

    from the article: Austria to pull its 380 peacekeepers from 1,100-member UN force on Syria-Israel border
    First published 15:47 06.06.13 | Last updated 15:47 06.06.13
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