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H.D.S. Greenway

Wars of great miscalculation

By H.D.S. Greenway
August 22, 2006

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THE YEAR 2006 will long be remembered for its summer of great miscalculation. Hamas began by thinking that taking an Israeli soldier hostage could lead to the release of Palestinian prisoners. Instead, it brought an Israeli invasion of Gaza. (Full article: 760 words)

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