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    • Otto Rand
    • 06.10.09 | 19:39 (IST)

    Yours is precisely the attitude that prevents peace. No, the world is not full of antisemites and anti-Israelis. Your view is totally distorted. The Saudi initiative and the relentless work of the Obama administration are edging toward a positive goal. Your complex of persecution bordering on paranoia will not allow any meaningful concessions on the part of Israel, since you see them as weakening Israel. Is Israel with the entire world criticizing it and its army incapable of fighting an unconventional warfare without killing hundreds of innocent civilians, a sign of strength? A sign of strength would be territorial concessions and implementing equal justice towards all the inhabitants of Israel, Jewish and non-Jewish, compromising with the Palestinians and gaining friends in the world. Bradley is right.

    from the article: Working for peace is a form of prayer
    First published 07:11 06.10.09 | Last updated 20:16 14.10.09
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