"Rock throwing is a little thing" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • hmpierson
    • 30.01.10 | 06:02 (IST)

    I watched a video of an interview with a Palestinian concerning the weekly demonstrations. The video showed youths throwing and slinging good sized rocks at the IDF. As an IDF officer explained, "throwing rocks is no little thing" A Palestinian adult OTOH claimed "throwing rocks is a little thing" Here's a hint if you want to be taken seriously at a "peace" demonstration - don't do anything violent. The casual attitude of the Palestinians towards what they consider "minor violence" suggests maybe it may not be the settlers at fault.

    from the article: Author David Grossman: Settlers abuse Palestinians
    First published 18:22 29.01.10 | Last updated 19:10 29.01.10
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