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The delicate case of Ariel Sharon
Polirico, by EDWARD-ISAAC DOVERE

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Posted By:Honeybadger, 1/11/2014 2:34:30 PM

Faced with the intense difficulty of what to say about Ariel Sharon, the former Israeli prime minister who died early Saturday after eight years in a coma, President Barack Obama didn’t say much.The statement from Obama — who never met Sharon, and wasn’t yet even running for president when he fell into a coma, mentioned nothing about the Israeli leader’s own complicated history with war and peace, remarking only in sending “our deepest condolences” that he was a leader who “dedicated his life to the State of Israel.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JAN, 1/11/2014 3:29:29 PM     (No. 9688472)

A small favor when O keeps his evilness to himself.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Dixie, 1/11/2014 3:48:54 PM     (No. 9688484)

Israel and the world has lost a strong, good leader in Ariel Sharon.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Brittany, 1/11/2014 3:53:07 PM     (No. 9688488)

What can a destroyer of a nation say about a man who led his nation to win its place in the near East against almost impossible odds?

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