Re: The useful idiots among us - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Christian
    • 31.07.06 | 22:40 (IDT)

    Israel is not fighting for it's existence. The taking of two soldiers hardly constitutes a crisis in the lives of most Israeli's save that of the immediate family's. The fact that Israel has nukes deters an all out Arab assault which would constitute a fight for Israel's continuity. The land that the soldiers were taken from is in dispute any way and the fact that you deny that means that YOU are living in a fantasy land. Israel may claim it but that doesn't make it so dear. The fact that there are armed soldiers amongst a civilian population only makes sense. If they built bases Israel would bomb them. Wake up sweet heart, humans adapt and use what ever methods work best. Since Hezbollah can not match Israel's military might they must rely on guerrilla warfare. Those refusing to fight against Lebenon in this preplanned attack by Israel represent the best in mankind. They can empathize and are mature enough to realize diplomacy is the best avenue for lasting results.

    from the article: Soldier sentenced to 28 days for refusing to serve in Lebanon
    First published 00:00 30.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 30.07.06
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