Why this conflict lasts so long? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gene
    • 27.06.10 | 17:28 (IDT)

    Haaretz could find the answer by studying history: every conflict that existed prior to this one ended only one way: when the victor imposed its conditions on the loser. Over thousands of years and among thousands of conflicts there was no one which ended due to the "mutual concessions and compromise". The refusal by the Israeli left to learn from the history is the main reason why Israel is still at war and why thousands of people - both Jews and Arabs are still suffering. It will never be the solution which will be fair and just for everybody, like the dreamland of those who created the Gulag. But the refusal to make a partial fairness and partial justice by imposing it - will be judged by the future generations as the one of the biggest crimes committed by the Israeli left.

    from the article: The fixation of power
    First published 01:50 27.06.10 | Last updated 01:50 27.06.10
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