I hold no brief for Pappe who twists facts to agree with his hypothesis. He is basically dishonest. Whatever the rights and wrongs of the past history of the region and we could argue them forever we are faced with a situation now in which we can make a decision and hope for peace or we can go on in enmity. I hope we will all go on towards peace. If emotions could be calmed and if pragmatism had been employed we would long have been at peace. It obviously depends on all the sides and if reasonable decent people like you see it negatively we have no chance If you'd like to discuss this personally my email address appears above. It obviously depends on all sides and if reasonable decent people like you see it negatively we have no chance of success. I wish your loved one peace and safety and a quick return home, Tess.
Republican former Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore files paperwork to enter presidential race (AP)
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