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Hamas teaches Palestinian schoolboys
how to fire Kalashnikovs

Telegraph [UK], by Phoebe Greenwood

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 4/28/2013 3:02:41 PM

The scheme has been criticised by Palestinian human rights groups, who point out that Hamas has previously banned sport from the school curriculum on the grounds that there is not enough time for it. Hamas authorities introduced the ´Futuwwa´, or youth programme into the state curriculum last September for 37,000 Palestinian boys aged between 15 and 17, conceiving it as a scheme intended to initiate a new generation of Palestinian men in the struggle against Israel. Izzadine Mohamed, 17, was among the students who attended the weekly school classes, which covered first aid,

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["Scheme" in this context is used where we would use "program."]

How much of our money is Obama sending to the Palestinians?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 4Justice, 4/28/2013 3:20:21 PM     (No. 9300552)

That is not sport. Sport is soccer, basketball, baseball, football, track & field, etc. Sick monsters are just recruiting for jihad.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: flcracker, 4/28/2013 3:33:17 PM     (No. 9300564)

Sorry. I can´t get outraged about this.

Marksmanship is a merit badge in the Boy Scouts, and if I had my way, all Americans kids would know how to properly handle a gun.

Again, it is not the weapon that is the problem. It is what the operator intends on doing with it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: alpha91c, 4/28/2013 3:53:00 PM     (No. 9300582)

Makes sense to me. It is pre-military training. If you think your country might actually be engaged in a shooting war in the not too distant future, it makes perfect sense. It would not be a bad plan for our own schools to adopt, for both boys and girls. Now that we have decided women should be in combat arms, it´s time to teach them how to shoot. It saves time in basic training if they already have the fundamentals sown.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Muggins, 4/28/2013 4:39:17 PM     (No. 9300612)

Hamas exists to destroy Israel. Thus the complication about the U.N. bestowing nationhood on the Palestinians. After all, the U.N. was established to prevent wars, not create nations bent on destroying other nations.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JonR, 4/28/2013 5:39:57 PM     (No. 9300658)

Which just goes to show that a Muslim cannot be too young to kill a Jew! "Teach your children well...."

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Reply 6 - Posted by: fishbone, 4/28/2013 7:02:52 PM     (No. 9300728)

I agree with #2´s sentiment. I wish we could have firearm´s training in our school systems.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: xcenturion, 4/28/2013 9:08:46 PM     (No. 9300800)

The muslims version of physical education class.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Sandbar, 4/28/2013 10:14:59 PM     (No. 9300865)

I agree that we should be teaching marksmanship and gun safety. I don´t even remember the first time someone helped me hold .22 and fire it.
Yes, the boy scouts had a marksmanship merit badge and the council camp had a firing range. I wonder if they still have either.
BTW, the NRA has the Eddy Eagle program to teach young people.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: eiobx, 4/28/2013 10:21:20 PM     (No. 9300870)

I believe the AK-47 is taught to all Russian high school kids. We should train our kids too. And get your kids started younger with the NA Eddie Eagle program and take them shooting...I did.

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