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    • 17.02.08 | 22:49 (IST)

    Although some of what Israel faces was forced on it, it is time to see that much could be changed by Israel's choice of action. Maybe there is some double standard in criticism coming from the west with regard to zionism, but most western criticism deals with about four million people that are living under Israeli military rule and occupation. It is time to face up that there is no double standard about condemning occupation, on the contrary, there would be double standard in not condemning it! It is also time to face up, that Israel as an occupying power will inevitably deal with ever increasing security threats, that will heavily burden its economy and sap the morale of its people. This is a much bigger threat than demography is!

    from the article: The Sicarii of the Third Temple
    First published 00:00 26.07.07 | Last updated 00:00 26.07.07
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