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    • Joseph
    • 07.05.05 | 22:33 (IDT)

    What was not smart for the palestinians was to enter a conflict with a force with much better connections than they had, and militarily incomparably stronger: a good western-educated well armed 80.000 militia could crush a couple of newly-born third world so called armies, and smash a people of illiterate peasants with no military organization at all ... They should have accepted the 1947 plan, not out of morality but out of weakness, with second thoughts about it like the Zionist who took it as a mere step on their way to the whole conquest of the country.

    from the article: Does Israel want peace?
    First published 00:00 06.05.05 | Last updated 00:00 06.05.05
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