Originally Posted by Direckshun
Preemptive theft of land. Rejection of their right to exist as a state (and yes, I see the double standard there). Return violence that Palestinians see as unproportional responses.
Considering that Israel chose to leave Gaza, I don't see one being relevant today.
Two is silly (as you more or less point out).
Well, they are going up against a more powerful state. It's quite simple: don't attack or paln to attack Israel, and their won't be a response, proportional or otherwise.
What exactly has Hamas done to show that they want peace with Israel?