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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 29.04.11 | 07:00 (IDT)

    The US will shut off all funding to the PA and UNRWA and arrange for the West to do the same. The Palestinian schools will close, the police will go home, the fire fighters will stop working. Doctors and hospitals will close and then Israel will decide how to set up a new occupation government. Or the Israeli government will defer to Iranian funding of the Palestinian government as it did before with Gaza,. What is the big deal? Why all the angst? We've already seen this episode. Or maybe the PA will just cease to exist and the IDF will again be the defacto government. Calling up the reserves can't be all that hard. Israel can run a deficit just like the US has. What's a few hundred Billion dollars. Bush and the neocons told us, "deficits don't matter." Look at the bright side. Israel gets to run all the mosques and set up the education system to educate them all to be good Israeli Zionists. And Israel will get to decide who works and who eats. You can even force convert them. This is the ultimate right wing dream. You're right on the cusp. And there will be nothing to complain about because you call all the shots. What more could the Israeli government want?

    from the article: Netanyahu presses for U.S. action over Fatah-Hamas deal
    First published 01:08 29.04.11 | Last updated 01:08 29.04.11
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