Well had Hamas not crushed the Israeli peace camp, the occupation would have ended a long time ago - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • C. Bendavid
    • 23.12.13 | 00:51 (IST)

    Let's not forget why the Israeli left which was on the brink of signing a peace agreeemnt with the Palestinians in 2001 and in 2008, lost power. It lost power because of Hamas attacks against Israeli civilians. As a result, Israelis fear that if they relinquish the West Bank, Hamas will use it as a launch pad to fire rockets on Israel. One really has to be blind or deceitful to deny it.

    from the article: Why the boycotters are on the wrong side of history
    First published 21:50 19.12.13 | Last updated 21:50 19.12.13
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