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    • Yonatan
    • 06.02.14 | 10:48 (IST)

    Israel complied with the US request to hold elections in the West Bank and Gaza. As a result, Hamas won the elections, winning 76 of the 132 seats to Fatah's 43.. And that's when the missiles from Gaza began in earnest, leading to two Israeli campaigns against Hamas Gaza. As an Israeli, I now fear that if Israel capitulates to US demands again, my house will be a target of Palestinian missiles launched from the West Bank. Why must the US meddle in Middle Eastern affairs? Hasn't it learned anything from its mistakes in Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and Egypt? The US is playing with human lives, including my family and me.

    from the article: Kerry: I won't be intimidated by Israeli attacks against me
    First published 23:54 05.02.14 | Last updated 23:54 05.02.14
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