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A troubling issue, if we overestimate them

Reader comment on item: What Is Israel's Next Move In The New Middle East?
in response to reader comment: The CHICKEN and EGG Question Remains, if anything More Urgent Than Ever

Submitted by sara (United States), May 3, 2011 at 17:40

Not to belabor the phrase coined by Golda "The Palestinians never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity", (or was that Abba Eban?) but I feel marginally confident that the basic barbaric and Islamist tendencies will not be tamed so fast. The tribalist mentality of these people will take generations to evolve into western like thinking.

On the other hand, they have been thus far brilliant at PR, staged photo ops, false testimonies about massacres while murdering their own. They have reached a new high in victimhood, and for that reason, we cannot underestimate the possibilities.


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