The purpose of terrorist acts is to elicit a desired effect - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Don't rule out settler extremists
    • 24.03.11 | 05:14 (IST)

    And it should be obvious to everyone, that extremist elements other than Palestinian might just as easily be involved here...especially after the Israeli government's response to the settler murders! It was swift, and decisively to the benefit of the settlers! So unless responsibility is claimed by a Palestinian group - I certainly hope that other possibilities aren't being ruled out! But I suppose THAT is all going to depend on what's more important to the Israeli government: justice or the hasbara it needs to support its agenda! Unfortunately, with Netanyahu's responses so far, in BOTH cases, I seriously question whether 'justice' will be his first priority!

    from the article: Hamas not likely behind Jerusalem bombing
    First published 02:53 24.03.11 | Last updated 02:53 24.03.11
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