What Tourists Fear

November 5, 2003 12:15 by

Why are less people coming to visit Israel these days? They’re afraid of getting attacked by Palestinian terrorists, of course.

The UK’s Independent manages to twist even this fact around:

The costly military response [to Palestinian terror], led by the Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon, has severely damaged tourism and investment in Israel.

The IDF, the Independent suggests, is more responsible for the drop in Israeli tourism than are Hamas and Islamic Jihad!

Comments to: letters@independent.co.uk

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