Why the reticence? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 04.10.09 | 23:58 (IST)

    "unrest continued at a nearby East Jerusalem neighborhood" Not Ras Al-Amud by any chance? Or Silwan maybe? Demolishing houses in order to build fortresses for settlers in the middle of closely built up areas might have something to do with it. Or perhaps the fact that nothing may be allowed to ruin Sukkot for us, consequently the West Bankers are sealed in for the duration of the week and the police is out in force to restrain those whose movements the law cannot curtail without justification? Oh my, it never changes. Up the ante and success will always be guaranteed.

    from the article: Jordan rebukes Israel over Temple Mount strife
    First published 12:00 04.10.09 | Last updated 23:50 04.10.09
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