Violence, ultimately, is the only answer - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • tony bennett
    • 12.03.10 | 07:49 (IST)

    The fact is that NO Israeli govt ever - ever, ever, ever - will accede to evicting settlers from the West Bank. Over the years the Arabs will get stronger and stronger, weapons will get more readily available, with longer ranges, and ultimately, Israel will be attached by regional enemies. It's a depressing outlook but Israel will not - cannot - move the settlers and the Arabs are multiplying at astonishing rates, and their govts are getting more self-assured (just look at Syria) and acquiring more modern military technology. No concrete wall will keep out missiles aimed at Tel Aviv in a few years. The result will be deaths in Israel, Iran, Syria, Lebanon and the OT.

    from the article: U.S. gave Israel green light for East Jerusalem construction
    First published 01:03 12.03.10 | Last updated 06:58 12.03.10
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