Time to recognize Gaza is lawless... and move on - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • allang
    • 07.04.10 | 10:31 (IDT)

    Maybe it's time to recognize Gaza is lawless. Just like the tribal areas between Pakistan and Afghanistan. With smugglers, gunslingers and warlords running their own little fiefdoms. There's no governmental structures, no services and no lawful authority. All this nonsense about Israeli occupation and border blockade is absolutely irrelevant in this situation. Islamic Jihad or Hamas... are just some loosely aligned militias with an internet access. Nothing they say or any agreement they sign is worth nothing more... then hot air. It's about time, the international community realize this fact... and moves on.

    from the article: Mortar shells fired at Israel land in Gaza, injure 6 Palestinians
    First published 08:05 07.04.10 | Last updated 11:06 07.04.10
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