The recurring violence in the Palestinian society destroys the trust with Israel. Independence of the Palestinians must start with a rejection of accepting any aid from the mullah-junta of Iran, and from any other political and religious extremists. It requires an honest ending of the past terror and aggressions. Can the Palestinian society renew itself while they have suffered pain in an unbelievable manner? Based on my personal impressions with many decent Palestinians, the answer can be yes. Independently of these major questions, an immediate assistance to the new Gaza refugees is an imperative must.
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from the article: Separation at the Erez crossing