Short memories - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mitchell Cohen
    • 01.03.10 | 10:11 (IST)

    It never ceases to amaze me how many people have short memories. Aside from the fact that Israel won the Golan Heights in a defensive war for her VERY existence (with Arab leaders yelling, "we will kick the Jews into the sea"), but do we really want to go back to pre-67 when the northern residents were subjected to daily shelling from the Golan Heights. Our neighbors do not respect appeasement. For peace, Syria needs to come to us.

    from the article: Israel must defuse escalating tensions along northern border
    First published 02:21 01.03.10 | Last updated 07:23 01.03.10
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