And notes that terrorism works: “The evacuation shows that what was taken by force would not have been retrieved without resistance.” That, of course, means that there will be more to come. From Reuters, with thanks to Sr. Soph:
TEHRAN (Reuters) — Iran on Thursday welcomed Israel’s pullout from the Gaza Strip after nearly four decades of occupation, state radio reported.
Foreign Ministry spokesman Hamid Reza Asefi said the withdrawal was a victory for “legitimate Palestinian resistance”.
“The evacuation shows that what was taken by force would not have been retrieved without resistance,” state radio quoted Asefi as saying.
Iran says it would not oppose a two-state solution to the Middle East conflict if the Palestinian people supported it….
But why bother? They are getting what they want without one.