The birth of Israel shows that terrorism works - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 03.08.07 | 11:18 (IDT)

    During the course of the struggle to establish Israel as a nation, Jews encountered many of the obstacles that the Palestinians currently face. As a result they pursued some of the same solutions. Terrorism was embraced and some Jewish terrorist groups were much more visious than Hamas is today. Menachem Begin, leader of Irgun, had a couple of British military men kidnapped and hanged. He ordered the bombing of the King David Hotel killing over 100. It goes on and on. Israel got the support of America and France to supply arms and other material as Hamas does now with Iran. Its Deja vu all over again.

    from the article: Deja vu
    First published 00:00 03.08.07 | Last updated 00:00 03.08.07
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