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    • non-Israeli Jew
    • 31.07.06 | 00:53 (IDT)

    Israelis can no longer claim that "moral equivalency" between the IDF/IAF and Hezbollah rockets is "reprehensible"... No one buys that line anymore. And Israelis have no one to blame but themselves. I am a dedicated supporter of Israel --I spent years combatting the anti-Zionist campaign on college campuses in the USA-- but I can no longer stomach defending Israel. Israelis don't seem to care that they are feeding the Islamist victim mentality, which is the lifeblood of their extremism. Every IAF bomb (that brings a building down on an entire family, or 30 kids) justifies the warped Islamist view of the world. Don't Israelis understand that when they kill so wantonly, many of their supporters abroad can no longer help them? That merely defending Israel in casual conversation becomes hopeless? Trust me, NO ONE cares about previous attacks in Buenos Aires, Istanbul, London, Bali, Madrid, or Beslan right now. Not when Israel is acting in such a similar manner.

    from the article: Qana villagers refute IDF claims building fell hours after strike
    First published 00:00 30.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 30.07.06
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