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Operation Pillar of Defense: A Normal Lifestyle for Israelis?

Natalie Shribman

January 23, 2013

Some might say Israel is in a constant state of danger and that a lifestyle of war and bombs is somewhat normal for the people who live there. This was definitely the attitude of many Israelis during the recent conflict between Palestinians and Israelis two months ago when I was living there as a full-time student. On November 14, the chief of the Gaza military wing of Hamas...

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