Why Is Israel Constructing? Because They Can. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Peter Wallace
    • 07.09.09 | 16:21 (IDT)

    Are you asking why the Israeli government has become the laughingstock of the world? Their double-speak is deceptive, self-serving and they have squandered precious trust a long, long time ago. At least with this latest action, they are being consistent. There's one way and one way only to get Israel's attention. The US must cut off the $3B-$4.5B annual gratuity to Israel that enables them to act with impunity. Israel's response to that single US action will be instant and deafening.

    from the article: Palestinians: Israel vow to halt settlements is void
    First published 13:04 07.09.09 | Last updated 22:16 07.09.09
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