The third choice the Palestinians so badly need? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joop Moerkens
    • 30.08.10 | 10:43 (IDT)

    Untill now the Palestinians had the choice between scylla and charibdis: either the PA, corrupt and incompetent, nicknamed "Ali Baba and his 10,000 robbers", OR Hamas, religious fanatics, who with stupid terrorist attacks only stir up the worst Israel has to offer, and give an excuse, "safety", for measures only meant to grab more Palestinian land. The reaction of Fatah is typical, and not very fruitful. Worse, Israel can use this movement to divide and conquer. As it has done so often.

    from the article: Amira Hass / Who's suppressing opposition rallies in Ramallah?
    First published 02:36 30.08.10 | Last updated 02:36 30.08.10
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