The world actually views Israel as the barbaric enemy, sorry... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Luc Hansen
    • 22.11.12 | 23:42 (IST)

    The writer is deluded if he thinks the sycophantic leaders of certain countries actually reflect the views of their citizens. If it wasn't for the sole veto of the US in the Security Council Israel would be operating under harsh sanctions right now, although that day will come eventually, never fear. Israelis need to look at this action by its leaders and ask hard questions: why did Israel break a truce with a sneak attack? What did Israel achieve except for needlessly spilling yet more Palestinian blood?Hamas has been mainstreamed - how does that help Israel? When is israel going to live up to its claim of a free and democratic state and give all, from the river to the sea, a vote to determine their own destiny?

    from the article: Gaza requiem: Six remarks on image, perceptions, and four dead Palestinian children
    First published 12:13 22.11.12 | Last updated 12:13 22.11.12
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