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Old 03-20-2009, 12:03 PM
 
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I am just wondering if there is some sort of permanent intolerance factor here.
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Old 03-20-2009, 12:12 PM
 
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I imagine a large part of it is real politik. The Chinese need access to middle eastern oil and African natural reasouces to grow their economy. As such they take anti-Israeli positions in order to improve realtions with anti-Israeli governments in those regions as a means to expand commercial oppertunities.
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