Were the second Lebanon war and Gaza necessary - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Anonymous
    • 16.09.09 | 16:47 (IDT)

    I think that is the question. When Bush gave you the green light for the second Lebanon War, I was dubious. I thought the USA always gave you the red light. After the destruction to Israel and Lebanon in 2006, I wondered if Bush and Israel were wrong. Maybe always holding Israel back is better. If it is a question of the military option or the political option, maybe more of the political option should be considered. Think twice before using the military option; you can use it certainly, but maybe more thought should be given to operations.

    from the article: In wake of UN Gaza probe, how can Israel go to war again?
    First published 01:29 16.09.09 | Last updated 15:52 16.09.09
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