It's been quite an eye opener reading the foreign press. The game is how far do I have to read until I realise that
A few friends who e-mailed me from overseas mentioned that while they hope Im safe, they really must protest
How do you negotiate with someone whose stated goal is your destruction? Someone who regularly swears his allegiance to your annihilation and rejoices at the death of every Israeli man, woman and child?
As for proportionality, Im tempted to reply, well, do you want us to randomly mount a border raid and kill 8 Hizballah guerillas and kidnap two more, or in response to rockets fired at Israeli cities should we willfully target residential areas in
Watching the news footage from
Whoever said war is hell knew what he was talking about, but standing by and letting Hizballah pick off Israeli soldiers and civilians at their leisure is more hellish still.
During the Oslo War of 2000-2003 about 70% of Israeli casualties were civilians, willfully and intentionally targetted by assorted terror groups -
The Lebanese government seems to think that they can let Hizballah attack
Israelis were hoping that the pullout of