posted on Aug, 3 2010 @ 10:32 AM
reply to post by Hudson
They were cleared with UNIFIL and the boarder is sketchy at best. You don't know if Israel crossed some imaginary line.
OK let's put it in other ways for you to understand. How hard do you suppose it would have been for the Israeli soldiers to radio the other side, and
tell them hey, we are gonna jump over, is that OK, are you gonna shoot us.
The fact is Lebanon shot and killed a soldier for no reason. They are the ones who escalated the situation.
Israeli words VS Lebanese words, and I don't tend to believe Israel on any thing these days to tell you the truth. Heck they were the ones who
murdered activists and yet claim they were the victims ..
I'd bet that neither of you ever have a problem with Hamas or Hezbollah artillery barrages in to Israeli cities. I'm sure you have some
rationalization for why its ok.
I'm strictly against the killing of civilians, but at the same time understand the frustration of Palestinian people and their desperate situation,
with their desperate tactics.
Question: Do you think if Palestinians had laser guided missiles, or hellicopters, or Jets, or Drones, or percise cordinations, or at least [home made
fireworks] which went to the direction aimed, do you think they would still direct their attacks on civilians?
There is a saying, "even if Palestinians target military bases, the rockets will not go according to their wishes".
Desperate people tend to take desperate messures, even if it is against their moral, or against their belief, or against their wishes. Heck you leave
people poor in the streets, they will tend to steal, blame the fact that you left them jobless, and left them in that situation with no other means of