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February 24, 2003

Malaysian leader slams West, Israel

According to this respected leader Israel (the Jews) and the West are responsible for terrorism. Further, terrible economic conditions brought about terror. The West kills the poor of the world,according to this guy, but the focus is also on the non-whites. A remedy: ban war! Clearly what he has in mind is combining all the non-aligned natins via an anti-war position and struggling against the superpowr, the U.S. But note this.
[...] Although Malaysia has been a close US ally in the war on terrorism, Mahathir has repeatedly stressed that Washington should address root causes of militancy, rather than simply using military force to quash it.

"If we think back, there was no systematic campaign of terror outside Europe until the Europeans and the Jews created a Jewish state out of Palestinian land," Mahathir told delegates in his opening speech.

"The blatant double standards is what infuriates Muslims, infuriates them to the extent of launching their own terror attacks," Mahathir said. "If Iraq is linked to al-Qaida, is it not more logical to link the expropriation of Palestinian land and the persecution and oppression of Palestinians with Sept. 11 [more]

And there was no state in the Holy Land till the UN voted that there be two states and the Arabs rejected this. And the terrorists who attacked America (9/11) were all out of work Palestinians? Well, pal, the US seems to be trying to solve the root cause of terrorism, but it not by handing out large sums of money to despotic regimes who allow religious schools to preach hatred of Israel, Jews, America, and the West