The Arab world was under the violent thumb of the Ottoman Empire - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Arnold-Canada
    • 27.05.13 | 21:05 (IDT)

    Not one Arab dared say a word for fear of reprisal. Example of the Empire's ruthlessness was seen in the treatment of the Armenians. And to tell you the truth the Arab owe Israel a thank you for showing them the ways of the modern world with democratic elections and decency. The internet is something that got its birth from Israeli technology. You can hate those Jews as much as you want but they gave you the impetus for the Arab Spring. In one way or another.

    from the article: Turbulent Middle East will only strengthen U.S.-Israel alliance
    First published 14:37 27.05.13 | Last updated 14:37 27.05.13
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