Threats to boycott Israel


Frida Ghitis’ Feb. 9 article, Just in case the thinkable happens, described how Israel prepares for large-scale disasters and hosts and trains first responders from all over the globe to be prepared for these large scale terrorist attacks.

How ironic that many of the same countries that participate in the training have threatened Israel with boycott because of Israel’s failure to return the land to the very people who perpetrate those terrorist attacks.

David Berman, South Miami

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