Debunking six common Israeli myths

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Myth 1: There is no moral equivalence between suicide bombings on the one hand, and Israel’s killing of Palestinians on the other

Myth 2: Israel’s invasion of Palestinian cities and refugee camps is self-defence against suicide bombings

Myth 3: Arafat Refuses to Condemn Suicide Bombings in Arabic

Myth 4: Arafat has not done enough to stop terrorism

Myth 5: Arafat Spurned Barak’s generous offer at Camp David and broke off negotiations with Israel

Myth 6: Arafat started the Intifada