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Boycott movement only focuses on one side of the story
Boycott movement only focuses on one side of the story

Commentator Yousef Munayyer's criticism of Israel conveniently alters the historical narrative of the so-called "peace process" in a way that has become all too commonplace among those who choose to focus on only part of the story ("Cardin, don't tie U.S. hands for Israel," April 21). A decade ago, then-Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon forcibly removed every last Jew from the Gaza Strip. His aim was to show the world how much Israelis wanted peace and to demonstrate how far Israel would go to achieve peace. Mr. Sharon believed that if things didn't work out after such a dramatic gesture the world could no longer blame Israel for the failure of the...

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