Kudy dál za klid zbraní v Gaze

TEL AVIV – Dlouho očekávané příměří mezi Izraelem a Hamásem se konečně stalo skutečností.

Dosáhnout tohoto obtížného stavu nebylo snadné. Moudří a zodpovědní lidé celé měsíce nabádali Izrael, aby přijal klid zbraní navrhovaný vedením Hamásu v Gaze. Izraelská vláda ale využívala všemožných záminek a tvrdohlavě odmítala.

„Příměří by oslabilo palestinského prezidenta Abú Mázina,“ tvrdili úředníci, jako by jej neoslabovala už výstavba nových izraelských osad ve Východním Jeruzalémě a odmítání dřívější nezákonné osady odstranit. Nebo argumentovali tím, že „Hamás neuznává stát Izrael,“ jako by se ostatní dohody o klidu zbraní s arabskými státy a OOP v posledních 60 letech zakládaly na uznání Izraele, ne na jednoduchém etickém principu, jímž se Izrael řídil mnoho let, totiž na snaze získat, pro nás i pro nepřátele, oddech od násilností.

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