Greetings from israel/germany

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    Hi all,
    i'm an israeli living in germany, looking for an open forum to discuss mideast politics and the israeli/palestinian issue. This looks like a nice place to do just that...:)

    winston
     
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    :welcome: Winston to USMB.
     
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    :welcome:

    This is a nice place to do just about anything you can imagine. Just pay attention to the rules.

    Have I seen you somewhere before?
     
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    could be...i've been active on and off on a few political sites, and have commented on a few, including Foreign Affairs and the Economist websites...maybe from there?
     
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    Welcome. We may not get along, but welcome nonetheless.
     
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    Welcome.
    Take time to smell the roses here, but watch out for the fertilizer.
    Although nothing is personal, (except for opinions) VERY opinionated bunch, these people :eusa_shifty: :lol:
     
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    Hiya Winston

    Shalom!
     
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    A herzliche baruch haba.
     
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    Why bother, welcoming him, if you are inclined to not get along because,...well we all know why :rolleyes:
     
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    Because I welcome opposing viewpoints as long as they're presented intelligently. Believe it or not, my opposition to the state of Israel isn't accompanied by a hatred of the people who happen to live there. What's it to you?
     

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