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Antonio Di Pietro

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Today, like it or not, Hamas is a force that has as its goal the overthrow of the State of Israel. With terrorism. Do not you talk to who has not abandoned terrorism and still does not recognize Israel. I would say more ... What to talk should melt. The terrorist is a terrorist.
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Corriere dell Sera (17th August 2007)

 
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