posted on Dec, 24 2010 @ 05:15 PM
reply to post by Dimitri Dzengalshlevi
Well one thing that was wrong with the event was that some of those onboard, had ties with the HAMAS terrorist group in the Palestinian territories.
Explain to me why ANY country, would allow people posing as peace activists delivering aid, to come into direct contact by running a blockade, with
the terrorists they are fighting against?
And there is actual photos of those alleged Turkish "peace" activists posing with HAMAS terrorists. They've been posted before in such threads.
Funny how none of the whiners on this site take notice of the facts that matter?
I know the hate for Israel is great among many people on this site, but a little bit of common sense and logical thinking wont hurt any of you.
The incident was a clear cut provocation against Israel by Turkey. Nothing more needs to be said.
I wish those IDF commandos didn't have to kill those people. But they did because they were put in a situation were they had to use force to defend
them selves. You cant blame them for that, nor the Israeli government. It was Turkey who sent the ship, it was Turkey who refused to dock at an
Israeli port, it was Turkey who wanted to run the blockade.
Look, we can sit here and speculate whether that aid would have reached the Palestinian people if the ship had docked at Haifa and the IDF had taken
the aid, or not. But it's pointless because neither of us has a crystal ball to see the "what ifs" scenarios.
The sad thing about it is that if it was anyo other country's soldiers defending them selves, most of you wouldn't be complaining. You'd be