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    • zeev
    • 16.09.09 | 01:37 (IDT)

    "If we leave the hills of Judea [the West Bank], we will be in a militarily inferior position vis a vis the enemy." (ombudsman) Absurd. Unless, of course, the Palestinians find a way to build a subterranean pipeline connecting them to Iran - under Jordan and Iraq. Or, alternatively, a way to fuel their tanks and planes with orange juice. "I am sure there is no peace to be had. No matter what we do." (ombudsman) Absurd no less. If there is no peace to be had, no matter what we do, then Israel is doomed, and its creation has been nothing but a most tragic deception. For there can be no prospect of long term survival for a state in perpetual war with its neighbours.

    from the article: Haaretz probe: 'New' settlement permits aren't really new
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