From: "Lauri Vain" > > You don't know if your knowledge about Islam is right or wrong. > > How do you know that your knowledge about USA is right or wrong? Having > read your e-mails for >several years, Isn't it exaggeration? Let me calculate;-) > I surely know that you do not have > in-depth knowledge about most things (which was what you said was the > presumption to speak on a matter). Syed, you have skills, intelligence, > knowledge, BUT you just can't generalize issues objectively and frankly > you are, if you allow me saying so, oftentimes childish and immature. > > And that comes saying from somebody who is from a totally neutral > country, should it interest you - and based on your last e-mails, I know > that the birthplace of a person does interest you in evaluating what > they have to say. As you have targeted me personally, therefore, I do not have to say anything except: "I enjoyed your comments" > [and then there are people who > have a bit more wider view, but they see the other side's ultraactive > foul apples from the first group and generalize their own views to a > point where they are no better than the first group... executing that > theory recursively, very few can do objective generalizations in the > end]). Hidden targeting!!! :-) <quote>US war against terrorism in Afghanistan will be short and *targeted*: Pervez Musharraf</quote> (just remebered BTW) > ---- > 1. The Iraq conflict - was without a sufficient cause on - out of the > blue sky, you might say (even the display of "evidence" was just plain > stupid - based on showing a photo with cars and then showing another > photo of the same place... wait for it... wait for it... wait for it... > wait for it - WITHOUT CARS). http://slate.msn.com/id/2083760/ http://news.independent.co.uk/world/middle_east/story.jsp?story=410730 http://www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=CB2A5173-3FC3-436D-AF11775EA583A990 http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?click_id=79&art_id=vn20030530063737448C273517&set _id=1 http://www2.ocregister.com/ocrweb/ocr/article.do?id=41073§ion=NEWS&subsectio n=AMERICA_AT_WAR&year=2003&month=5&day=29 > 2. Islamic extremist terrorist acts are plain stupid - they are > interprenting something beautiful and peaceful and turning it into > something evil. +1 > 4. Extremists attacking civilians is plain wrong on the palestinian side > and on the other side of the coin Israel does not have a right to occupy > the areas they are occupying, yet they can't leave them, as issues have > escalated to a critical level, where both sides are full of mistrust and > do not agree to make any sort of compromises (let's hope that recent > events eventually prove us the opposite) - the current situation is bad > as it is, **but it's neither the fault of palestinians nor israelis**. > It's the fault of Egypt, Lebanon, Iraq and Syria (who have screwed that > situation on numerous occasions, even after the first attack), You forgot to name Pakistan. Some retired Pakistani military officials have admitted that in 1973 Arab-Israel war, Pakistan Air Force pilots flew the Syrian Fighter Aircrafts and attacked Israel. > because > their co-ordinated attack against Israel is the reason for the conflict > - Israel was completely right in striking back, taking parts of their > areas and holding them. > ---- -- Syed Zeeshan Haider. http://syedzeeshanhaider.faithweb.com/ ----------------------------------- Allah says to Mankind: "Then which of the favours of your Lord will ye deny?"