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    • Warren
    • 21.11.12 | 11:45 (IST)

    What gives you the impression that Israel is begging for a truce? From where I see it in Israel (which gives me a good vantage point), Hamas is losing badly from this encounter, and the majority of Israelis would be very angry if we agreed to a truce now unless substantial assurances can be obtained that the missiles will stop for a long time. Hamas doesn't care how many of their people suffer or die, so they think they can wait Israel out. But they're wrong.

    from the article: LIVE BLOG: Day 8 of Israel-Gaza conflict 2012
    First published 21:59 21.11.12 | Last updated 00:47 21.11.12
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