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Hamas leaders emerge stronger
than ever, Palestinians say

Washington Post, by Abigail Hauslohner

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 11/22/2012 10:34:57 PM

GAZA CITY — A week of bombardment by Israel has pulverized government buildings and militant weapons stores, and left 161 Palestinians dead. But the Gaza Strip’s Hamas leadership has emerged stronger than ever, Palestinians in Gaza said Thursday. Hamas, along with the masked fighters of other Gaza militant groups, held boisterous victory rallies across the Gaza Strip on Thursday, the day after an Egypt-brokered cease-fire with Israel took effect. Amid parades of flags and political bombast, each of the strip’s militant factions hailed what they called a triumph for the Palestinian resistance and a

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Kurto, 11/22/2012 11:01:46 PM     (No. 9030024)

Not stronger than ever, but stupider than ever! They don´t even know they lost the fight.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: unagator, 11/22/2012 11:27:38 PM     (No. 9030040)

Just like the Bakers Union and Charlie Sheen...every day is filled with Wins!


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Reply 3 - Posted by: god of irony, 11/23/2012 12:21:00 AM     (No. 9030074)

Except for the dead ones.

Rush was right, you have to totally destroy them before there can be peace.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: veritas, 11/23/2012 1:01:53 AM     (No. 9030086)

Moronic, immoral Western "leaders" lean on Israel to be "proportionate." That means the scum "Palestinians" get to slaughter Israeli Jews when and where the Palis choose, at a pace they can afford, and that Iran will risk.

It´s Islam that has the principles of taqqiyah, hudna, dhimmitude, and the rest. No other religion [or "religion"] does. It is grotesquely immoral to ignore that difference, to treat those practices as somehow within the realm and range of the "normal." They are not.

Back to being "proportionate." We won WWII. Decisively. Germany, Japan, and Italy never attacked us again. Guess what? We didn´t start bringing our troops home once they stopped advancing. We didn´t stop building ships, planes, and tanks. We worked to make the gap in military power between Allies and Axis bigger and bigger, to strike harder and harder as their defenses grew weaker. And -- US participation in WWII was shorter than Obama´s first term. See how that works?

#1: They know very well they lost -- in sensible, conventional terms. But those "leaders" I referred to above guarantee they´ll never be permitted to really lose, to be reduced to impotence, ground into the mud. Thus the blood of future [and past] innocent Israeli victims is on their hands, too.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 11/23/2012 1:26:52 AM     (No. 9030089)

Hamas is really stooopid.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JAN, 11/23/2012 1:34:06 AM     (No. 9030093)

Of course they know they lost. They are counting on the msm to carry their lie far and wide.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 11/23/2012 3:59:35 AM     (No. 9030136)

Some of what´s going on here i sto legitimize Morsi,so Obama looks brilliant for installing him as president of Egypt.Hamas and the muslim brotherhood are cut from the same cloth.All they´re doing is taking a breather for now but there´s noway they´re giving up on destroying Israel.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Elvira, 11/23/2012 8:10:16 PM     (No. 9031116)

Well, well, well..... since #4´s post´s awsomeness is so dead on.... I have nothing to add here. ;-D

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