"if Israel identifies preparations for an attack from the Gaza Strip, it reserves the right to self-defense and will act to thwart it." - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 22.11.12 | 04:35 (IST)

    Then the agreement is worthless, because that's a loophole that Israel can drive a Merkava tank through. After all, it'll simply claim it had "identified" something that alarmed it, rushed into Gaza to "thwart" it, and then shrug and say "Ooopps, my bad, but it was an honest mistake, honest!".

    from the article: Cease-fire agreement almost identical to that reached in Operation Cast Lead
    First published 01:28 22.11.12 | Last updated 01:28 22.11.12
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