November 16, 2012

Israel's Least Bad Option in Gaza

Jerusalem Post, Jerusalem Post

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While Israel has not only the right but the moral obligation to defend the residents of the South, Operation Pillar of Defense – like Operation Cast Lead – will not change the fundamental dynamics in Gaza.

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TAGGED: Pillar of Defense, Operation Pillar of Defense, Palestinians, Hamas, Middle East, Gaza, Palestine, Israel

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