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Sharon’s Pliability

Filed under: Oslo/Peace ProcessPoliticians — eidelberg @ 5:26 am Edit This

In an interview with The Jerusalem Post (26 September 2002), Prime Minister Ariel Sharon rejected a military solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict. Asked about ending the war completely, he answered: “our policy is to prevent an escalation of terrorism and in fact to reduce it.”

This clearly implies that Sharon’s policy is to maintain Arab terrorism at a “tolerable” level. Which means he is willing to sacrifice Jewish lives so long as the number is not “excessive.” (more…)