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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Statement on FaceBook
FaceBook ^ | November 21, 2012 | Benjamin Netanyahu

Posted on 11/21/2012 2:12:52 PM PST by onyx

אני יודע שישנם אזרחים שמצפים לפעולה צבאית חריפה עוד יותר, וייתכן מאוד שנידרש לה, אבל בעת הזאת, הדבר הנכון למדינת ישראל הוא למצות את ההזדמנות הזאת להשיג הפסקת אש מתמשכת.

כראש ממשלה מוטלת עליי האחריות – והיא אחריות עליונה – לעשות את הצעדים הנכונים לשמור על ביטחוננו. כך נהגתי, כך אמשיך לנהוג.

I realize that there are citizens who expect a harsher military action and we may very well need to do that. But at present, the right thing for the State of Israel is to exhaust this possibility of reaching a long-term cease-fire. As Prime Minister, I have the responsibility, and it is the highest responsibility, to make the right steps to ensure our security. That is what I have done and it is what I will continue to do.


TOPICS: Extended News; Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: ceasefire; gazaceasefire; israel; israelhamasceasefire; israelhamaswar; netanyahu

1 posted on 11/21/2012 2:13:03 PM PST by onyx
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To: Nachum; Ernest_at_the_Beach; KC_Lion; MestaMachine; Yehuda; Sarah Barracuda

Ping


2 posted on 11/21/2012 2:14:32 PM PST by onyx (FREE REPUBLIC IS HERE TO STAY! DONATE MONTHLY! IF YOU WANT ON SARAH PALIN''S PING LIST, LET ME KNOW)
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To: onyx

When Obama was reelected with almost 70% of the Jewish vote, the green light was given to Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood to move ahead with their sworn goal of wiping Israel off the map.

The lingering question is whether Obama is an aggressive supporter of obliterating the Jewish State or if he is simply ambivalent and willing to let the outcome be decided by others. His pronounced support for the Muslim Brotherhood and rushed funding of their new government in Egypt seems to indicate the first option is quite likely.


3 posted on 11/21/2012 2:17:34 PM PST by Baynative
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To: onyx
אני יודע שישנם אזרחים שמצפים לפעולה צבאית חריפה עוד יותר, וייתכן מאוד שנידרש לה, אבל בעת הזאת, הדבר הנכון למדינת ישראל הוא למצות את ההזדמנות הזאת להשיג הפסקת אש מתמשכת. כראש ממשלה מוטלת עליי האחריות – והיא אחריות עליונה – לעשות את הצעדים הנכונים לשמור על ביטחוננו. כך נהגתי, כך אמשיך לנהוג.

Dittos.

4 posted on 11/21/2012 2:20:47 PM PST by Jeff Chandler (www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpAOwJvTOio)
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To: onyx
I know Bibi doesn't want war.

But Sadly the only way to avoid more war is this.

Only when the People of Gaza fear Israel will they stop listening to Hamas or the Muslim Brotherhood.

Oh, P.S. all the Future Israeli deaths that will take place when this Ceasefire is broken on Hilary Clinton's hands.

I hope she has a special place in Hell.


5 posted on 11/21/2012 2:22:55 PM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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To: Jeff Chandler
Ummmm....Sorry but My Q-Bert-ese is a little rusty.
6 posted on 11/21/2012 2:25:03 PM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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To: Baynative

That secular American Jewish vote doesn’t mean squat. The votes of Israeli-American Jews was the polar opposite.

Americans support and back Israel by a huge majority. The Marxist had better back Israel to the hilt.


7 posted on 11/21/2012 2:25:03 PM PST by onyx (FREE REPUBLIC IS HERE TO STAY! DONATE MONTHLY! IF YOU WANT ON SARAH PALIN''S PING LIST, LET ME KNOW)
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To: onyx
I'm waiting for Hillary to come back to the US waving a piece of paper signed by Khaled Mashaal from Hamas proclaiming "Peace for our time."
8 posted on 11/21/2012 2:26:16 PM PST by KarlInOhio (Big Bird is a brood parasite: laid in our nest 43 years ago and we are still feeding him.)
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To: KarlInOhio

If she does, she could well be the Antichrist. The Antichrist will offer Israel a protected peace under his—or her—wing.


9 posted on 11/21/2012 2:28:27 PM PST by righttackle44 (Take scalps. Leave the lance and the arrows as a warning.)
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To: KarlInOhio

Is it a seven year agreement?


10 posted on 11/21/2012 2:31:02 PM PST by mkmensinger
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To: onyx
Translation = He was forced by the U.S. to make the deal or face a cut off of aid, both military and civilian.

The Israelis know the score here. The animals will continue to fire rockets and attempt murder wherever and whenever possible. They bombed, strafed and did as much damage to the enemy as was possible in the short window they were given by events.

This little dance will begin again. Soon.

11 posted on 11/21/2012 2:35:47 PM PST by Nachum (The List is off the Google blacklist- www.nachumlist.com)
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To: onyx

one of my greatest fears, was that the muslim would be re-elected and Israel would have to face this threat alone.

I pray for the survival of Israel.

You can’t deal with the islamist/fascists.

kill them all.

blessings,bobo


12 posted on 11/21/2012 2:40:47 PM PST by bobo1
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To: Jeff Chandler

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Ditto that.


13 posted on 11/21/2012 2:43:44 PM PST by carriage_hill (America - a great idea while it lasted.)
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To: KC_Lion

“Ummmm....Sorry but My Q-Bert-ese is a little rusty.”

Here’s the Cliff Notes version if it’ll help any:

“× ×ª ישר×ל ×”×•× ×œ×ž×¦×•×ª ×ת ×”×”×–×“×ž× ×•×ª ×”×–×ת להשיג הפסק”


14 posted on 11/21/2012 2:47:24 PM PST by moovova (Happy Thanksgiving to all. Say a prayer for your country when bow you head tomorrow.)
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To: KC_Lion

“Ummmm....Sorry but My Q-Bert-ese is a little rusty.”

Here’s the Cliff Notes version if it’ll help any:

“× ×ª ישר×ל ×”×•× ×œ×ž×¦×•×ª ×ת ×”×”×–×“×ž× ×•×ª ×”×–×ת להשיג הפסק”


15 posted on 11/21/2012 2:48:10 PM PST by moovova (Happy Thanksgiving to all. Say a prayer for your country when you bow your head tomorrow.)
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To: Nachum
A friend in Israel sent me this link. Here's the latest on how well Hamas is keeping the cease fire.

12:12 AM (Thursday) As rockets continue to fall on Israel, the official IDF blog announces the end of Operation Pillars of Defense.

11:18 PM 20 rockets against Israel since cease fire began

11:08 PM 11 year old child hurt in first round of Gazan cease fire missiles

11:01 PM Hamas and Islamic Jihad declare the cease fire to be an Israeli failure.

10:58 PM Nachal Oz, Alumim, Sdot Hanegev, Shaar Hanegev

10:45 PM Iron Dome shoots down post-Cease Fire Rocket

Savages will be savages.
16 posted on 11/21/2012 2:55:18 PM PST by DanMiller (Dan Miller)
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To: DanMiller

And suckers will be suckers.


17 posted on 11/21/2012 2:58:47 PM PST by dfwgator
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To: onyx

Nobody in their right mind would want to enter Gaza, unless it was to slaughter a few million Hamas.


18 posted on 11/21/2012 3:05:35 PM PST by Berlin_Freeper (There goes the dominoes...)
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To: Nachum

I know you’re right.
We’ll continue to pray and Bibi has not removed any of the troops from the front lines.
He knows.


19 posted on 11/21/2012 3:09:34 PM PST by onyx (FREE REPUBLIC IS HERE TO STAY! DONATE MONTHLY! IF YOU WANT ON SARAH PALIN''S PING LIST, LET ME KNOW)
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To: dfwgator
There have been suckers, but I don't think PM Netanyahu is one of them. The article posted at the top of the thread attributes this statement to him:
I realize that there are citizens who expect a harsher military action and we may very well need to do that.
If, as appears likely, Hamas et al continue to fail to honor the cease fire, he will probably respond militarily and forcefully. "World opinion" will, of course, be against Israel and favor the savages, but there's no help for that. He did the best he could by agreeing to a twenty-four hour cease fire with further negotiations to follow if it held.
20 posted on 11/21/2012 3:09:37 PM PST by DanMiller (Dan Miller)
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To: bobo1

Amen.


21 posted on 11/21/2012 3:10:45 PM PST by onyx (FREE REPUBLIC IS HERE TO STAY! DONATE MONTHLY! IF YOU WANT ON SARAH PALIN''S PING LIST, LET ME KNOW)
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To: carriage_hill; Jeff Chandler

I realize that there are citizens who expect a harsher military action and we may very well need to do that. But at present, the right thing for the State of Israel is to exhaust this possibility of reaching a long-term cease-fire. As Prime Minister, I have the responsibility, and it is the highest responsibility, to make the right steps to ensure our security. That is what I have done and it is what I will continue to do.


22 posted on 11/21/2012 3:11:53 PM PST by onyx (FREE REPUBLIC IS HERE TO STAY! DONATE MONTHLY! IF YOU WANT ON SARAH PALIN''S PING LIST, LET ME KNOW)
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To: onyx
“But at present, the right thing for the State of Israel is to exhaust this possibility of reaching a long-term cease-fire.”

BiBi knows the score. He knows what is coming. He knows the intractable hate for Israel will soon metastasize. He knows The POTUS will side with evil. He knows Israel will stand alone. He's in no hurry because he is the man at the top and he KNOWS what is coming.

23 posted on 11/21/2012 3:40:09 PM PST by TalBlack (Evil doesn't have a day job.)
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To: onyx
Many Jews turned their backs on Moses.

This is not about Jewishness...this is about God.

24 posted on 11/21/2012 4:45:11 PM PST by RoosterRedux (he will separate the people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats)
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To: onyx

The fact is that Israel will always be hated by the Palestinians and all the Muslim World. If Israel is pushed into going back into Gaza, they should make it the final time and clean house sending the Palestinians back to their motherlands and driving Hamas into the sea. If they are going to be hated why not give them a reason to hate.


25 posted on 11/21/2012 5:05:58 PM PST by lwoodham (I am Andrew Breitbart. Don't doubt me on this.)
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To: Jeff Chandler

That’s easy for you to say !


26 posted on 11/21/2012 5:28:32 PM PST by llevrok (I haven't left America. It left me.)
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To: onyx
"That secular American Jewish vote doesn’t mean squat."

Apparently it does. It helped put Obama over the top.

27 posted on 11/21/2012 6:24:13 PM PST by Baynative
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To: Baynative; onyx; Fred Nerks; Beckwith

The lingering question is whether Obama is an aggressive supporter of obliterating the Jewish State or if he is simply ambivalent and willing to let the outcome be decided by others.>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

You have got to be kidding. Ambivalence? Obama yearns for the destruction of Israel with every fibre of his liberal fascist being.Obama is loyal to the Muslim Brotherhood, the organization originally founded by the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem/Palestine , Mohammad Amin al-Husseini, a supporter of Adolf Hitler who helped design the ovens to cremate Jews at several prison camps.Obama has two known members of the Muslim brotherhood inside the executive arm of government:Rashad Hussein, Huma Abedin

Obama has no Zionists on the White House staff, in case you haven’t noticed?

Mr. Nordstrom,security expert for the Dept of State in Libyah said himself in testimony before the House Oversight COmmittee in Congress, chaired by Mr. Issa:, “The Taliban are on the inside of the building.” How more direct does it need to be?

There is no ambivalence about it as far as Obama goes. Anyone who thinks so does not know the facts and has chewed on the fake MSM image of Obama created to simply lull America to sleep.

Watch this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7Gzyeo1Z1I4&feature=related

And now these same crimes are beginning against the youth of America, FEMA and DHS sponsored youth movements, hosted and promoted by Obama and his junta or regime. If America does not stand up and fight instead of welcoming Obama, then America is lost.If the Courts and Congress continue to ignore the fascification of America, then America is lost.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vxJD3az3nk&bpctr=1353560941

And now , at the crescendo of the recession, Obama is about to increase the auditing of US tax returns. Anyone, and I mean anyone who cannot connect the dots on what is happening to our country is either ignorant, or a fascist. The time is coming when every American will have to choose
the Constitution of fascism. Most will be ill prepared to choose, they will have been asleep for far too long.


28 posted on 11/21/2012 9:08:49 PM PST by Candor7 (Obama fascism article: http://www.americanthinker.com/2009/05/barack_obama_the_quintessentia_1.html)
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To: Baynative; onyx; Fred Nerks; Beckwith

And now , at the crescendo of the recession, Obama is about to increase the auditing of US tax returns. Anyone, and I mean anyone who cannot connect the dots on what is happening to our country is either ignorant, or a fascist. The time is coming when every American will have to choose
the Constitution OR fascism. Most will be ill prepared to choose, they will have been asleep for far too long.

Just listen and realize what the plan is, and America voted him back in. Its a nightmare.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8mPZlysCAm0&feature=related


29 posted on 11/21/2012 9:26:00 PM PST by Candor7 (Obama fascism article: http://www.americanthinker.com/2009/05/barack_obama_the_quintessentia_1.html)
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To: Candor7
Reality can be hard to face. Americans are basically good people and many just can't bring themselves to admit what they know is happening.

Then, on the other hand we have a media that is selling the false prophet and an education system denying our next generation the education of America's true value. Kids in high school have been singing "Obama, the Merciful" for five years now.

30 posted on 11/22/2012 7:10:00 AM PST by Baynative
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To: onyx

Bump and a prayer that he knows what he’s doing...

/shakes head...


31 posted on 11/22/2012 8:17:47 AM PST by Yehuda (http://jewpoint.blogspot.com)
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