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Israeli population centers in southern Israel have been the target of over 4,000 rockets, as well as thousands of mortar shells, fired by Hamas and other organizations since 2001. Rocket attacks increased by 500 percent after Israel withdrew completely from the Gaza Strip in August 2005. During an informal six-month lull, some 215 rockets were launched at Israel.
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As I said in yesterday’s post regarding Israel and Gaza, if we want peace in the middle east then we should be supporting Israel. Yet, I still am reading in the news today that people around the world and even in our own backyard are protesting Israel in seeming support for Hamas. Where have the protesters against Hamas been hanging out for the last 7 years as Israel was getting fired upon almost daily?Tags: Gaza, protest, peace, Hamas, Israel, Middle East