You missed the Benn argument, Jacob Blues #31 - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Gurion
    • 06.07.06 | 17:44 (IDT)

    "Remember, its an Islamic extremist group..HAMAS in its current form is no better, just providing more oragnized violence." J. Blues The point Benn was making was not that Nasrallah was an enlightened man, but that he was strong enough to control Hizballah violence. Hamas are fundamentalist Muslims, like Hizballah. They were, and are, working to Islamize their society. That is hardly Israel's business. Israel needs somebody there to control violence. The fundamentalist trend in Islam will take its course. I imagine they will eventually modernize their thinking. Not only Hamas, but Afghanistan, Somalia, and all the rest. It is a larger question; too large even for Bush, although he may not realize it. In any case, Israel will remain stronger. Peace through strength.

    from the article: We need a Nasrallah
    First published 00:00 06.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 06.07.06
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