posted on May, 4 2011 @ 09:51 AM
reply to post by bigyin
Oh, we agree on a lot more than that, it just seems like all you manage to pick up from my posts is an anti Palestinian pro Zionist sentiment (which
is odd, as I'm neither).
I think the Arab nations are already sanctioning Israel in many ways.. It's just that Israel is such a regional power that- a) It doesn't hurt it
that much, b) Other nations are forced to deal with it under the table anyway..
As for asking someone to lay down their arms- Fatah did just that after Arafat died, and look where it got them.. Sure, it's not all perfect, but
we're definitely not attacking them...
Why should Hamas be any different?
Do you really believe that the minute Hamas decides to abandon terror Israel's will start hurting Gaza *more*? For what purpose and to what end? Even
after the shooting that came from the West bank that killed four last year Israel did not respond in violence, so why are we being perceived as the
As for borders- The only conflict of borders right now is with the West Bank, not Gaza, Israel is out of Gaza for good.
This just all seems very easily solvable- They stop shooting, stop saying Israel is their enemy, start talking, Israel in kind would do the same,
blockade will be lifted, everybody goes home happy...
I think it's Hamas' fault that this isn't happening, you think it's Israel's, can we just agree that it's both and focus on what's