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    • David
    • 07.08.06 | 20:18 (IDT)

    Who is fooling who? I have yet to hear a Lebanese apologize for the deaths of innocent Israeli civilians as the IDF has for Lebanese civilian deaths. The Lebanese not only tolerated but supported Hezbollah all these years. The country and its citizens are responsible to control what is done from it's territory that harms another sovereign country. The Lebanese people elected Hezbollah to parliament! By overwhelming majorities by their own polling, they support what Hezbollah has done. And suddenly the people and the government are free of any responsibility for the rockets and death that Hezbollah brings to Northern Israel??? No. The Lebanese have not been innocent bystanders. There is a price to be paid when one supports murderers. Unfortunately, they are paying that price. And if it were any country other than Israel with whom they chose to make war, the country would have been flattened with 10s of 1000s of civilian casualties.

    from the article: Cabinet to meet over expansion of ground operations
    First published 00:00 07.08.06 | Last updated 00:00 07.08.06
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