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    • Mark from Georgia
    • 18.03.10 | 14:54 (IST)

    The old, I didn't do it the other guy did it trick, is back! This way Hamas can claim they are honoring a truce while rockets continue to fall on civilian targets. This what the PLO did in the 1980's and it worked well. With the PLO, Hamas,Fatah, Al-Aqsa martyrs brigade etc., one group would claim a truce and nothing really changed. The attacks kept coming just the name of the group changed. So now we have " Ansar al-Sunna" the perfect alibi for Hamas, or they can claim Fatah is doing it to make them look bad or whatever! The bottom line: Attacks against civilians is a war crime.

    from the article: 'Israel will defend itself from Gaza rockets, regardless of Goldstone'
    First published 12:05 18.03.10 | Last updated 10:57 31.03.10
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