"however Israel is a state on war with palestinians," No, it isn't. This is a dispute between an OCCUPIER and the OCCUPIED, not between two states at war with each other. " Hamas, " Let me stop you right there and ask when, exactly, "Hamas" ceased to be "Palestinians"??
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from the article: Declaring war on the intellect - Israel and Noam Chomsky