There is always the danger that zealots become Zealots. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Hannah
    • 24.09.10 | 12:19 (IST)

    Zealots - fanatical ancient Jewish sect in occupied Judea in the first century who fought to the death against the Romans and who killed or persecuted Jews who collaborated with the Romans. Hamas - fanatical modern Islamic group in occupied Palestine in the 21st century who fight to the death against the Israelis and kill or persecute Palestinians who collaborate with the Israelis.

    from the article: The government must stop funding zealotry in Jerusalem
    First published 02:04 24.09.10 | Last updated 02:04 24.09.10
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