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Israel Use Hitler Pic To Sell Its Settlmnt. Exp.

Sun Jul 26, 2009 3:35 am

Israel uses Hitler picture to sell its settlement expansion


Foreign minister orders diplomats to circulate photo ahead of discussions with President Obama's envoy

Avigdor Lieberman, Israel's foreign minister, has triggered fresh controversy by urging diplomats abroad to use a 1941 photograph of a Palestinian religious leader meeting Hitler to counter protests against a planned Jewish settlement in Arab East Jerusalem.


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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/wo...-settlement-expansion-1760709.html



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Sun Jul 26, 2009 4:41 am

So... what's YOUR opinion about this???

What's the point you wanna make?
 
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Sun Jul 26, 2009 5:33 am

That wasn't a bright move. If things get out of hand, it will be an embarrassment to the Israeli government. Lieberman will probably end up loosing his cabinet position.
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Sun Jul 26, 2009 6:43 am

Great. Israel is now starting to act like the former tormentors of the Jews and now they do THIS?

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Quoting IwenttoYXEonce (Reply 1):
So... what's YOUR opinion about this???

What's the point you wanna make?

I don't think it's a good idea. It's another hopeless move that will not solve any problems between Israel and Palestine nor between Israel and the rest of the world.
 
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Sun Jul 26, 2009 11:58 am

Are they quoting Hitler´s claim for more Lebensraum in the East?

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Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 5):
Are they quoting Hitler´s claim for more Lebensraum in the East?

I wouldn't be suprised. Lieberman is a racist and his ideas often have similarities with the despicably conceptions of the Nazis.

It's a ridiculous move that he use Hitler to blame Obama.

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Quoting Oldeuropean (Reply 6):
I wouldn't be suprised.

I would be. They already got the east. They are probably going for the west(bank).  Wink
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Quoting Petertenthije (Reply 7):
I would be. They already got the east. They are probably going for the west(bank).

The West Bank of the Jordan river is to the east of Israel - it fits the concept quite closely!



CIA - The World Factbook -- West Bank
 
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Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 5):
Lebensraum

Wouldn't that make it Hebensraum  Wink

This is a shit idea and will backfire.

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Tue Jul 28, 2009 7:09 am



Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 5):
Are they quoting Hitler´s claim for more Lebensraum in the East?



Quoting Oldeuropean (Reply 6):
I wouldn't be suprised. Lieberman is a racist and his ideas often have similarities with the despicably conceptions of the Nazis.

It's a ridiculous move that he use Hitler to blame Obama.

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Tue Jul 28, 2009 2:08 pm

I guess Mr. Lieberman hasn't heard of Godwin's Law..
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Quoting YOWza (Reply 9):
This is a shit idea and will backfire.


The whole settlement idea was a stupid idea. In fact, the more settlements the Israelis establish the less likely the West Bank and East Jerusalem can ever be separated from Israel. This will leave one country from the Mediterranean to the Jordan river, with a soon to be, if not already, majority Arab population.

If Israel wishes to survive as a Jewish state, it will have no choice but to expel the Arabs, or abandon any territory with an Arab majority and to concentrate Jewish population in a smaller area to assure a Jewish majority.

Even if Israel were to go back to its pre 1967 boundaries, it would still have an Arab population that is expected to approach around 30% in the coming years.

The way demographics are playing out in this region, the long term outlook for Israel does not look good. The settlements are making it even worse.
 
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Sun Aug 02, 2009 8:12 pm

Well, looks like Karma has caught up...


Israeli police recommend fraud prosecution of Avigdor Lieberman


http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2009/aug/02/avigdor-lieberman-israel
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RE: Israel Use Hitler Pic To Sell Its Settlmnt. Exp.

Sun Aug 02, 2009 8:22 pm

Israeli police have evicted nine Palestinian families living in two houses in occupied East Jerusalem.

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/8180413.stm

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