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    • Californian
    • 29.09.09 | 11:20 (IST)

    The afterthoughts of the Palestinians who wound up barricaded in refugee camps by their Arab brethren is not at issue. Nor is the thoroughly documented proclamations by the Arab leaders who launched the war that civilians should leave so they could share in the plunder of a war against the Jews they likened to the Mongolian massacres. What is at issue is the agent of action. The decision to begin a war of annihilation against the Jews, as articulated so very well by Arab leaders of the time, was a poor decision, but it was an Arab one, plain and simple.

    from the article: Despite everything, one truth
    First published 01:27 29.09.09 | Last updated 08:37 29.09.09
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