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A little rain each day will fill the river to overflowing.

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs by on March 1, 2009 1 Comment
A little rain each day will fill the river to overflowing.

Even after being hit hard in the past weeks by the Israeli army for shooting rockets, it seems that the terrorist group Hamas (or resistance group for it supporters) didn’t learn their lesson. Hamas fired five rockets into Israel. For those who have been following this deadly conflict, the scenario is the same. The rain […]

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Believe what you see, and lay aside what you hear.

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs by on January 19, 2009 0 Comments
Believe what you see, and lay aside what you hear.

The Israelis and Hamas have agreed on a cease-fire after three weeks of violent struggle. I am not sure if Israel has achieved its goal: destroy all the tunnels that Hamas uses to smuggle weapons from Egypt and stop the firing of rockets in southern Israel. I am not a psychic, but I can predict […]

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War is a disaster for winner and loser alike.

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs, Humanitarian, Tragedy by on January 4, 2009 1 Comment
War is a disaster for winner and loser alike.

Israeli tanks and infantry rolled into Gaza after nightfall Saturday, launching a ground offensive in a widening war against Hamas. The number of casualties keep increasing and they will continue to increase because Gaza is densely populated. Eight days of fighting so far have left more than 460 Palestinians dead; four Israelis were killed by […]

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The plant God favors will grow even without rain.

Filed in Current affairs, foreign affairs, Humanitarian by on December 26, 2008 1 Comment
The plant God favors will grow even without rain.

The state of Israel got a “Christmas gift” today — not from Santa, but from Hamas. At least five Kassam rockets and several mortar shells landed in southern Israel. The government of Israel issued a warning to Hamas to stop their attack or face a massive invasion of Gaza. Israel’s retaliation would mean a flow […]

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