Houellebecq supports Israel, has had it with the Palestinians

According to news site Walla, Houellebecq – who is not Jewish – has identified as pro-Israeli for several

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years. He reconfirmed this position in the interview, and explained: “Israel is more moral than the Palestinians. At first I was neutral, but the Palestinian suicide bombings shocked me. Unlike the Israelis, who strike at pre-marked targets, the Palestinian attacks are blind, and that is much less moral. The end does not justify the means, and that is why the Palestinians have lost legitimacy in my eyes.”

“What connection is there between Muslims in France and the Palestinians?” he asked. “Why do the Muslims in France not raise a hue and cry about what is happening to their brothers in Africa and Asia, but only (do so) about their Palestinian brothers? It is only the fault of the radical Left’s anti-Israeliness and its connection to Islam.”

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