It was Israel which in 1987 supported the emergence of Hamas as an antidote to Arafat ans allegedly considers support for Hamas aginst the Al Qaeda linked fringe groups. The US considers arming the Sunni 'insurgents' against Al Qaeda and according to the well informed Seymour Hersh it supported the elements of the Saudi sponsored Fatah al Islam against the Hizballah. That bancrupt notion that 'the enemy of my enemy is my friend' is the leading policy of the US and Israel. The vehemently oppose any idea to treat root causes.
Amir Guttfreund, award-winning Israeli author, dies at 52 (Haaretz)
from the article: In the name of Islam?
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