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No Truce: Terrorist Attack in Tel Aviv

HeroOfTheMasses Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:27 PM
3) The ongoing strife continues in a similar form to eternity. Muslims complain about their lack of rights. Israel complains about terrorism. And the rest of the world keeps sticking to this notion that a deal is somehow possible if the sides just worked a little harder ignoring the simple fact of physics that two objects cannot exist in the same space at the same time.
HeroOfTheMasses Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 2:10 PM
I cover that under #1 when I said that if Palestinians were allowed to return that they would ultimately force Jews out of Israel.
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:57 PM
Fair enough...I think you are very naive about Hamas. To them there is only one solution -- the destruction of Israel. This is the goal of Iran and soon to be Egypt too.
HeroOfTheMasses Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:51 PM
The goal was to state facts without infusing personal bias. If you wish to nitpick, because the word "complain" seems loaded, then so be it. I am not a professional diplomat.

I just wish that people would get onto the table what their actual end solution is.
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:39 PM
You imply it. There is no "Jewish-Palestinian question." The right of Israel to exist is not debatable. There is no one to negotiate with for a peaceful resolution so long as Hamas exists to destroy Israel.
HeroOfTheMasses Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:33 PM
Where did I say that there is equivalency?
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 21, 2012 1:31 PM
Israel doesn't complain about terrorism. It is the victim of terrorism. Hama' goal is to destroy Israel. Hamas takes rights away from Palestinians you idiot -- corruption, no freedome of religion press or assembly.

Stop saying there is equivalency.

Early this morning a bus was hit by a bomb in the Israeli city of Tel Aviv. The incident is being described as terrorist attack, coming just one day after the terrorist group Hamas discussed a possible cease fire.

A bomb exploded on a bus in central Tel Aviv on Wednesday, wounding at least 10 people in what officials said was a terrorist attack that could complicate efforts to secure a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip.

The blast shattered windows on the bus, which was driving along a tree-lined street next to Israel's huge...