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TRUCE: Hamas to Stop Firing on Israel For Now

HermanBB Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:29 PM
Be honest. Don't you think the rest of the non-Islamic world is secretly laughing at the U.S? We took it upon ourselves to blindly support a small country (Israel) in the heart of Islam. And for decades we have been doing exactly that. And rather than winding down this one-sided deal we are getting further involved in Israel's problems.
Libs_Are_UsefulIdiots Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:35 PM
Hermie, I'm more concerned about the 193 countries that we send aid to that are blatantly anti-American, such as Cuba and China.... yeah, CHINA.

Bet you didn't know we give aid to CHINA did you???
Simplecaveman Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:44 PM
Hell! What about the UN? Think they like us?
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:35 PM
Republicans should not conflate opposition to any Israeli right-wing position with being anti-Israeli. Many Israeli's oppose further settlements on the West Bank.
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:38 PM
no possessive there, sorry
Simplecaveman Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:34 PM
Typical liberal who wants to throw Israel under the bus. Then why should liberals involve themselves in the everyday affairs of Americans? Can't you liberals leave the rest of alone, rather than embroil us in the utter failed experiment that is socialism?

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's planned visit to the Middle East today was enough to force Egypt into pressuring Hamas into a truce with Israel. According to Reuters, Egypt brokered a deal that would stop the fighting just hours before Israel planned a ground invasion into Gaza. Naturally although a truce has been reached, the Muslim Brotherhood's President of Egypt Mohamed Morsi blamed Israel for the violence in statements about the agreement.

An Egyptian-brokered ceasefire in the Gaza conflict will go into effect later on Tuesday, a Hamas official said.

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