Why Cipora - I thought you opposed any exchange? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 28.08.06 | 00:41 (IDT)

    Here you are upbraiding Mr. ben Avigdor, and you, if I recall correctly, were opposed to any negotiations for a prisoner swap. Some of us understood that it would most likely come to this. Now on both fronts we are back to the beginning. The lives and freedom of three young men are in the balance. Prisoners will be exchanged. Lebanon War Two was over this, Summer Rains was over this. So much death and suffering, and we are back at the beginning. I am glad it now looks a bit different to you. Some wars are necessary Cipora, but most are not. Most are the product of a collision between error and ego. The errors and egos this summer were on both sides of the fences.

    from the article: Nasrallah: We wouldn't have snatched soldiers if we thought it would spark war
    First published 00:00 27.08.06 | Last updated 00:00 27.08.06
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