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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 12.05.11 | 12:08 (IDT)

    What you want is for the other side to concede everything and then maybe, in a thousand years, you might deign to grant them the right to exist. Peace is a two-way street. Both sides need to concede the same things. Are you willing to give up targeted assassinations and pay compensation for all the bystanders the IDF has harmed? The IDF targets civilians along the border in Gaza all the time, just for being on their own land. Do you recognize Palestine's right to exist? Bibi doesn't. Will Shas or Likud recognize Palestine? Begin was a terrorist. But he rehabilitated himself. What Begin can do, others can do also. Did the Maquis have no right to resist? Should they too, have bowed to their conquerors?

    from the article: Turkey's Erdogan: Hamas is a political party, not a terrorist group
    First published 08:50 12.05.11 | Last updated 08:50 12.05.11
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