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    • Mr.Giggles
    • 02.11.10 | 06:05 (IST)

    is not pre-emptive counterstrikes. It's not preemptive strikes. It's not forward defense. It's not settlements. It's not occupation. It's not apartheid. It's not many, many things. Cast Lead was not self-defense. Invasion is not self-defense. Mavi Marmara was not self-defense. You cannot attack, and then claim self-defense, no matter the circumstances. If you shoot first, you are not defending yourself.

    from the article: Deputy PM Meridor cancels London visit following lawsuit threat
    First published 20:53 01.11.10 | Last updated 20:53 01.11.10
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