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The Deadly Diplomatic Cult of ‘Restraint’
PJ Media, by Claudia Rosett

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Posted By:StormCnter, 7/2/2014 4:55:30 AM

Three Israeli teenagers are kidnapped and murdered. Their bodies are found in a rock pile near the West Bank city of Hebron. It is horrible. Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says “Hamas is responsible and Hamas will pay.” And from the wood-paneled office suites and limousine back seats of the diplomatic sphere — from Washington, the European Union and the United Nations — comes the usual chorus, urging that all parties show “restraint.” That call for restraint is prefaced, of course, by expressions of sympathy and condemnations of the murders. But there is always that culminating line — the call for restraint

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bubby, 7/2/2014 6:02:05 AM     (No. 9907888)

FTA "But the hollow diplomatic default is to demand that the Israelis refrain from striking the terrorist leaders who spawn these attacks. That’s a brand of “restraint” that translates into an invitation for more terrorism."

That kind of restraint obama just loves. It has allowed Al Queda to flourish and ISIL to form and go across Iraq cutting off heads and committing mass murder unchallenged. So much for obama making the world a safer place maybe for terrorists but not for the rest of us.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 7/2/2014 6:29:25 AM     (No. 9907899)

Somebody please tell John Kerry the situation is already destabilized.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: perplexed, 7/2/2014 6:41:00 AM     (No. 9907904)

Someone please show me where "restraint" has ever worked with these animals...

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