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    • Morris Valentine
    • 27.02.10 | 23:57 (IST)

    'Perhaps you are not being vocal enough [on a talkback?], since every time I see one of yours they are either baying for Iranian blood or supporting far right posters.' I am no 'far right poster' when it comes to the civil rights of Palestinians. They deserve lives filled with peace and dignity. But Israel's survival as a Jewish state is non-negociable. Your hyperbole ('baying for Iranian blood') is true only so far as my desire to see the destruction, peaceful or otherwise, of both the Iranian nuclear programme, and of the mullah's regime itself. I have great respect for the Iranian people, and hope their revolution succeeds. 'Did see a classic rant of yours on J.Carter a few weeks back ...' I have both praised and criticised him. He has done much good in this world, but over the last few years has also convinced me, through any number of unbalanced remarks, he is no friend of Israel. You'll excuse me if I possess an open mind and a propensity to adjust my views.

    from the article: Palestinians threaten to adopt one-state solution
    First published 01:57 26.02.10 | Last updated 02:16 26.02.10
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