The reality about the current situation - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 12.10.09 | 19:46 (IST)

    The reality is that Israel did not provoke the current unrest. The reality is that the claims of a lunatic fringe religious movement in Israel led to rumors which caused a misapprehension which did. The reality is that Israel has been rather careful not to be more provocative than maintaining civil order requires. The reality is most Arabs have not been rioting and inciting to riot. That no one believes Mr. Netanyahu is his fault. He has lied so often that he cannot be assumed to be doing anything else. That folks of each ilk seek to promote further discord, and justify the violence one way or another is disgusting. Then we have the sorts on both sides which simply lie to make their points.

    from the article: Netanyahu to Arab world: Ignore 'lies' about Temple Mount
    First published 10:28 12.10.09 | Last updated 11:55 02.11.09
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