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    • Lily Harvitt
    • 04.11.09 | 05:15 (IST)

    I am Israeli, I love Israel and I like President Obama very much. I admire his intelligence, his sense of fairness, his trying to bring people together, rather than dividing them, (as so many people seem to like to do). I think he really cares about the well being of ALL Americans, and he really cares about peace in the world, yes, peace, even in the Middle East! In my opinion, much of the criticism against him is based on hidden racism...(not always hidden) As for his insistence on stopping the building of more settlements : That is a necessity if we EVER want to have peace..... How can one not see that? Shalom, salaam, peace! L. H.

    from the article: Why do Israelis dislike Barack Obama?
    First published 17:13 02.11.09 | Last updated 23:42 03.11.09
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