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Is Israel's war on Lebanon terrorism?

Why is that Americans in US always support Israel's terrorism and its killing of civilians in Lebanon. Palestine, etc. Eventhough Jews have history of being wicked, corrupt, selfish, etc, even they are killers of Jesus. Isnt it high time that people of US woke-up and stop supporting Israel and leave it alone. Supporting Israel is making US a target of terrorism itself. Look at this article:

http://www.thepeoplesvoice.org/cgi-bin/blogs/voice...

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Self defense is not terrorism.

    Israel is currently attacking two terrorist organizations, Hamas and Hezbollah, both of who have vowed to wipe Israel off the face of the map and to kill all Israeli citizens.

    The US has acknowledged Hamas and Hezbollah as terrorist organizations for the past decade, so it would be problematic for the US to take their side or say that they have the right to attack Israel.

    Israel has gone out of their way to avoid killing Lebanese civilians. The problem is, Hezbollah controls southern Lebanon and is using the Lebanese civilians as human shields. The Lebanese government is powerless to stop Hezbollah from firing rockets at Israeli villages. So, Israel has no other option than to defend itself by attacking Hezbollah.

    As far the rest of your irrational statements about Jews, perhaps you should read less propaganda and more actual history. Oh, and it the Romans who killed Jesus, and Jesus was a Jewish Rabbi. So, check your facts before using them to support more propaganda.

  • pollux
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    1 decade ago

    Definition of terrorism (see link under "Sources"): "The unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence by a person or an organized group against people or property with the intention of intimidating or coercing societies or governments, often for ideological or political reasons."

    If innocent people are accidentally or inadvertently killed by an armed force while that force is trying to achieve military objectives (so called "collateral damage"), while it may have been caused by reckless/irresponsible behavior on the part of the military force, it isn't terrorism.

    Terrorism is trying to intimidate a whole people/country by trying to kill and injure innocent (or at least non-combatant) civilians. I.e. it's the goal of the act; not just a side effect.

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