Blair hopes Israel will present softer Gaza blockade plan “in a couple of days”

June 15, 2010
Middle East Envoy Tony Blair hopes Israel will present measures within “a couple of days” that will allow goods for normal daily life into Gaza, but stop weapons from entering the coastal Palestinian territory. 
Blair told Reuters during an interview in New York that softening the the 3-year-old Israeli blockade on Gaza would be a very significant step forward and would change the lives of people in Gaza. 
“I hope within the next couple of days that the Israeli government will bring forward the measures that will allow us to draw the clearest possible distinction between not letting weapons into Gaza and letting into Gaza, as a matter of course, the items necessary for normal daily life, for people to have access to proper services and for legitimate business to be able to operate properly,” Blair said. 
International pressure has mounted to lift or ease what Israel calls its “closure” of the enclave, run by Hamas Islamists, since naval commandos stormed a Gaza-bound aid flotilla on May 31, killing nine pro-Palestinian activists. 
Israel imposed the blockade soon after Hamas, which has spurned Western calls to recognize the Jewish state’s right to exist, won legislative elections in 2006. Restrictions were tightened after Hamas seized power in the Gaza Strip in 2007. 
“The reasons why I have always argued that this policy is counterproductive in the interests of Israel, nevermind the interests of the people in Gaza, is that if we stop stuff coming in the legitimate crossings, it just comes in smuggled through the tunnels and that’s why it’s sensible to change it,” he said, referring to secret tunnels between Gaza and Egypt. 
The former British prime minister said that Hamas also needed to release an Israeli soldier it has held captive since 2006.

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Yes, but everything Tony B Liar touches unravels sooner or later and everybody… except Tony’s cronies ends up broke and in debt. Be warned Israelis and Palestinians hoping for something good, Tony B Liar will deliver the complete opposite. He will make sure he’s not on the scene when it does go pear shaped but he will be around to collect his pay-out. rgest-heist-in-history.html

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Global theatre presents:” Hypocrites in 3 acts

The global actors- Goverments, UN, NGO’s are silent.
All are busy verifying their petrol backlog
On a corner a small news board displays:
742 people killed by Islamist worldwide:1 Apr-May 2010
The Islamic terrorists hid in civilian areas, dressed as civilians, sometimes wearing burka
Places, numbers, killing methods in ict-Examiner~y2010m5d4-2-months-of-Islam ist-attacks-in-Pakistan-Thailand-Iraq-Ru ssia–Israel-Nigeria–India-etc

Nobody pay attention

Act 2: “VICTORY”

The global actors- Governments, UN, NGO’s some are cheering “Victory” some are silent
The news board displays:
Victory!!! A terrorist was killed together with his wife,3 daughters, a grandchild and other men, women and children by a long range missile
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The action was 10.000 miles from the countries shores treated by the terrorist
The terror group agenda is to impose Islam worldwide


The global actors- Governments, UN, NGO’s are paying for petrol supply with a small coin named Israel
All are shouting:
“Israel open the arms supply channel to Hamas”

Hamas activists are marching with slogans form their charter:
1:Peace &quiet would not be possible except under Islam
2:The Day of Judgment will not come until Moslems kill the Jews
3: Sharia goes for any land the Moslems have conquered by force till the Day of Judgment
Hamas charter link :

Chamberlin (masked as Obama) cheered by EU, Russia leaders says; I am bringing peace to mankind once again after WW2
The stage curtain is down.
A small child is searching in the darkness for the moral values

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Blair is the modern day Neville Chamberlain. It is like Neville trying the justify and persuade the Nazi to ease the suffering of Jews/Poles imprisoned in the Warsaw-ghetto. The 3+ years blockage of Gaza is the modern day shameful Warsaw-ghetto imposed by Israel. It is a big prison to collectively punish the 1.5M civilian population because they voted “wrongly”. Since then Israel has intensified her assault on Gazans via extreme violence, starvation and economic strangulation. Last year Israel slaughtered 1380+ civilians, including 330+ children during Operation Cast Lead on the pretext of self-defence due to rocket attacks. As documented in the UN’s Goldstone report, Israel committed war-crimes by indiscriminate and disproportionate attacks against civilians, targeted and killed medical staff, used Palestinian civilians as ‘human shields’, and indiscriminately fired white phosphorus over densely populated residential areas. This totally disproportional use of force by Israel against Gaza cannot be humanely justified in comparison to the number of Israelis killed due to rocket attacks (less than 10 since 2007). Israel has become a rogue apartheid nation that place very little value on Palestinian lives. The killing of peace activists on international water is just another example on how violent and morally bankrupt Israel has become. If the ragtag Somalia pirates can take over tankers/ships without killing people all these years, I can’t see why the elite trained Israelis commando with all the best USA made/supplied high-tech weaponry & radars, etc.. can’t do the same.

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Hers’s what happens if you trust the TOOLS of the Bush era

WARNING! PLEASE DO NOT LET YOUNG CHILDREN VIEW THIS FOOTAGE ing-to-release-video-of-alleged-u-s-mass acre-in-afghanistan/

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