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Restraint?

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Submitted by Dennis Sellers (United States), Jun 29, 2006 at 18:45

I feel the US is telling Israel to exercise restraint to appease the Arabs from whom we depend way too much for our oil. Imagine a scenario of the US exercising restraint if Mexico started launching missiles and sending suicide (homicide really) bombers against us saying they wanted back California, New Mexico, or Texas. If you cannot imagine such restraint it's because there would be very little within the bounds of conventional warfare.

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