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    • Nicolas
    • 30.05.05 | 15:00 (IDT)

    on April 18th, 2004 Sharon declared in the Knesset: "?whoever wants to maintain large settlement blocs under our control forever; whoever wants to guarantee that for as long as the Palestinians don't act against terrorism, diplomatic pressures will not be exerted upon us... must support the disengagement plan." Translation : as long as there is violence from PA areas, Israel has free hand to oppress the Palestinian people and extend the settlements. What to conclude ? Sharon and all the rightists in Israel need and want Palestinian terror to build the Greater Israel. So for Sharon & Co. Israeli blood is good for Israeli strategic interests. The best way to achieve this goal : strengthen Hamas and the radical part of the Palestinian society ? How ? First give them a huge victory : withdraw without negotiations during daily terror attacks. Ten, systematically place Hams in the position of the real Israel?s enemy in order that the Palestinian understand who is their real fighters.

    from the article: Israel is helping the rise of Hamas
    First published 00:00 30.05.05 | Last updated 00:00 30.05.05
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