So, "American Citizen", are US drone strikes "terrorism"? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dr. L. Brnd
    • 13.02.10 | 20:52 (IST)

    Precision, covert strikes against military and terrorist targets that do hot harm civilians are not "terrorism", they are the exact opposite of terrorism. Perhaps you are not a native English speaker, and don't understand the dictionary definition of the word. Are you then also defining as terrorism US drone missile strikes on Taliban and Al-Qaida targets inside Pakistan, from 20,000 feet up and 10,000 miles from US shores? And if not, why not? The US has a perfect, legal justification for defending itself in this way. The real problem you're having is that you don't believe Jews have a right to defend themselves in ANY way, for any reason. Israel has the same right as the US (who, after silencing bigoted State Dept. critics of Israeli precision anti-Hamas drone strikes on Gaza, has now adopted Israeli tactics and purchased Israeli-made equipment to fight terrorism this way itself, in Pak and Afgan).

    from the article: Egypt official: Israel assassination policy inflaming entire Mideast
    First published 17:34 13.02.10 | Last updated 18:08 13.02.10
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