"what happened when Israel left Gaza?" (Lisa) Very simple. Think for yourself - if you know how to - instead of parroting ideological lies. When then-PM Sharon decided to publicly humiliate the man his people had just elected for Chairman by a clear majority ("a still unfeathered chick" - Sharon), and that Israel should withdraw UNILATERALLY from Gaza, in fact offering it on a silver plate to anyone willing to take possession, what happened is what had to happen: Gaza became an Islamist enclave we cannot live with, nor defeat - we who, 42 years ago, knew how to crush three Arab armies in six days. Every folly and its price. This is what happened, Ms Lisa, when Israel left Gaza - unilaterally.
Roadside bomb kills five border officers in western Iraq (AP)
from the article: Fear of peace will be the death of Israel