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    • Jim Mooney
    • 20.11.12 | 00:29 (IST)

    I tend to think Syria funded and engineered this. That's a Lot of missiles. Syria wants attention off its own vileness, and hopes to unite the arabs against Israel. It's an old political ploy that has worked for ME dictators time and again. Israel, of course, fell right into it. For a smart people they aren't too smart. The way to stop this, which should have been done years ago, was to make massive investments in poor Arab lands. Middle class nations don't promote terrorists and their young have better things to do than get themselves killed.

    from the article: End the war while you're ahead
    First published 22:49 19.11.12 | Last updated 22:49 19.11.12
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