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Israel offers tourists the chance to be soldiers [Caliber3range.com]

Ever wanted to try and shoot a Palestinian? Israel has set up a military simulator which allows tourists to do just that.

Controversial fantasy “anti-terrorism” camps set up in the occupied West Bank provide visitors with the opportunity to play the role of Israeli forces in a variety of situations, ranging from an explosion at a Jerusalem marketplace, to a stabbing attack and sniper tournament, Haaretz reported.

The industry has seen a boom in recent years, with six such facilities opening across the country, all of which use live ammunition. Former high ranking officers in the army teach tourists combat skills.

Caliber 3, a camp set up in an illegal settlement, also includes a live demonstration of an attacker being taken down by police dogs, all for just $115 per person.

Read: Israel gives settler children firearms training

Israel offers tourists the chance to be soldiers [Caliber3range.com]

Israel offers tourists the chance to be soldiers [Caliber3range.com]

Sharon Gat, the founder and CEO of the camp estimates that 15,000 to 25,000 visitors come to Caliber 3 each year. Most visitors are from the United States, but increasingly tourists from Brazil, Argentina, France, Italy, Russia and China, are showing interest in the experience.

Gat, who commanded 10,000 troops during his time in the army, said the inspiration behind opening the academy to tourists was to show the capabilities of the Israeli state: “I said to myself that I am going to open this place to the public to show what a long way the Jewish people have come in 75 years.”

The tourism camps also serve in promoting the idea of the Israeli army as a moral force that is facing a real threat, primarily from Palestinians.

Israel offers tourists the chance to be soldiers [Caliber3range.com]

Israel offers tourists the chance to be soldiers [Caliber3range.com]

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  • Helen4Yemen

    “How Arabs came to Palestine?”

    Are you trying to say the Palestinians are the “Arabs from Arabia”?
    Who then are the natives of that land? Mileikowsky?

    Harry Katz DNA
    99.9% European
    0% Middle Eastern
    https://ancestry*com/dna/ethnicity/E59C79DB-8EFC-4051-9878-5E78B6DFE86D/share/e3f7a96f-3e0f-4aa2-8b42-6a50874ce6f8/9cc5e907-5c6c-4572-95f2-1992625918dc

    • Alexander Malinowski

      Arabs are not native to Palestine. Moreover, many of them came after 1920 from other countries. And the third problem that are not at all specific to Palestine. They are Arabs from Middle East, no natives of any particular country.

      • Helen4Yemen

        If the Palestinians are not native, can you please tell me who the natives are and where are they now?

        • Alexander Malinowski

          Kananites are probably the natives. Philistines and others.

          • Helen4Yemen

            Where are the natives now?

          • Alexander Malinowski

            Palestine was in the migrations corridors for thousands of years. It is difficult to say. Arab invasion was one of the many waves. Nevertheless it took them couple of century to Arabize the whole country.

        • Alexander Malinowski

          There wetre subsequent waves of migration. Nobody is native to the land.

  • Helen4Yemen

    That name “Israel” was picked by a bunch of white Europeans sitting around a table trying to decide what to call the land they stole. They thought of naming it “Zion” but they thought the best way to deceive the world into believing that Ukrainian, Hungarian and Lithuanians were descended from Israelite is to name it “Israel”. It worked.

    Palestine is not your grandmother’s land. Poland is.

    Neil Gaiman DNA
    99.9% European
    0% Middle Eastern
    https://twitter*com/neilhimself/status/278035051210498048

    • Alexander Malinowski

      You bet and lost. Poland is not land of my grandmother.

      • Helen4Yemen

        Where then is the land of your grandmother?

        Neil Gaiman DNA
        99.9% European
        0% Middle Eastern
        https://twitter*com/neilhimself/status/278035051210498048

        • Alexander Malinowski

          Who are you? What are your origins? Why are against Jewish people?

        • Alexander Malinowski

          Who you? What are your origins?

  • Helen4Yemen

    Snow-white: Poland and not Palestine is your grandmother’s land.

  • Helen4Yemen

    And you do not like this DNA?

    Rabbi Hammerman DNA
    99.9% European
    0% Middle Eastern
    http://joshuahammerman*blogspot*com/2016/12/we-are-all-people-of-color.html

  • Helen4Yemen

    Reasons for ‘antiSemitism’ according to Mark Twain

    ♦ ” For the like reasons Spain had to banish him four hundred years ago, and Austria about a couple of centuries later. In all the ages Christian Europe has been obliged to curtail his activities. If he entered upon a mechanical trade, the Christian had to retire from it. If he set up as a doctor, he was the best one, and he took the business. If he exploited agriculture, the other farmers had to get at something else. Since there was no way to successfully compete with him in any vocation, the law had to step in and save the Christian from the poor-house. ”

    ♦ ” In the cotton States, after the war, the simple and ignorant negroes made the crops for the white planter on shares. The Jew came down in force, set up shop on the plantation, supplied all the negro’s wants on credit, and at the end of the season was proprietor of the negro’s share of the present crop and of part of his share of the next one. Before long, the whites detested the Jew, and it is doubtful if the negro loved him. ”

    ♦ ” In the dull and ignorant England of John’s time everybody got into debt to the Jew. He gathered all lucrative enterprises into his hands; he was the king of commerce; he was ready to be helpful in all profitable ways; he even financed crusades for the rescue of the Sepulchre. To wipe out his account with the nation and restore business to its natural and incompetent channels he had to be banished the realm. ”

    ♦ ” Still, almost bereft of employments, he found ways to make money, even ways to get rich. Also ways to invest his takings well, for usury was not denied him. In the hard conditions suggested, the Jew without brains could not survive, and the Jew with brains had to keep them in good training and well sharpened up, or starve. Ages of restriction to the one tool which the law was not able to take from him – his brain – have made that tool singularly competent; ages of compulsory disuse of his hands have atrophied them, and he never uses them now. ”

    ♦ ” The Jew is being legislated out of Russia. The reason is not concealed. The movement was instituted because the Christian peasant and villager stood no chance against his commercial abilities. He was always ready to lend money on a crop, and sell vodka and other necessaries of life on credit while the crop was growing. When settlement day came he owned the crop; and next year or year after he owned the farm, like Joseph. ”

    ♦ ” Trade after trade was taken away from the Jew by statute till practically none was left. He was forbidden to engage in agriculture; he was forbidden to practise law; he was forbidden to practise medicine, except among Jews; he was forbidden the handicrafts. Even the seats of learning and the schools of science had to be closed against this tremendous antagonist. ”

    ♦ ” Speaking of concentration, Dr. Herzl has a clear insight into the value of that. Have you heard of his plan? He wishes to gather the Jews of the world together in Palestine, with a government of their own – under the suzerainty of the Sultan, I suppose. At the Convention of Berne, last year, there were delegates from everywhere, and the proposal was received with decided favor. I am not the Sultan, and I am not objecting; but if that concentration of the cunningest brains in the world were going to be made in a free country (bar Scotland), I think it would be politic to stop it. It will not be well to let the race find out its strength. If the horses knew theirs, we should not ride any more. (Mark Twain: Concerning The Jews, Harper’s Magazine, March, 1898) ”
    Source: Mark Twain, Concerning the Jews – 1898 – Harper’s Magazine

  • Helen4Yemen

    Why is America paying billions to Egypt and Jordan?
    Because the colonial settlers are scared and need protection.

    US foreign aid:

    Israel – $3.1 billion
    Egypt = $1.46 billion
    Jordan = $1 billion

    • Alexander Malinowski

      Why do you care? Those are peanuts money for US.

  • Helen4Yemen

    The white man known as the Ashkenazi enlisted in large numbers during WW2 in Europe as a way to gain combat experience to be used against the Arabs. The Arabs were already colonized when this white man was scheming and preparing to colonize Palestine.

    • Alexander Malinowski

      And? What is conclusion?

  • Helen4Yemen

    There were no Jews in Palestine for over a thousand years
    until indigent Jews began to arrive from Eastern Europe in the 1830’s and 1840’s who were living on Halukka (charities) sent to them from abroad. These poor Eastern European Jews were sent to plant the seed for Jewish presence on that land since there were none up to that time. When Zionists arrived in Palestine in 1882, they found 15,000 Jews, who were all Yiddish-speaking migrants from Eastern Europe but there were no indigenous Arabic-speaking Palestinian Jews. There were only indigenous Palestinian Muslims and Palestinian Christians but no Palestinian Jews. Today, there are no more Palestinian Jews in the world. Over centuries, they simply converted to Islam or Christianity.

    Jewish land ownership in Palestine
    of total area of 26,323,000 dunums

    1882 — 22500 — 0.1%
    1900 — 218000 — 0.8%
    1914 — 418000 — 1.6%
    1927 — 865000 — 3.2%
    1936 — 1231000 — 4.7%
    1945 — 1588365 — 6.0%
    1947 — 1734000 — 6.6%

    • Alexander Malinowski

      The rest of land didn’t belong to Palestinians. There were a lot of state land.

      • Helen4Yemen

        The topic was:

        There were no Jews in Palestine for over a thousand years
        until indigent Jews began to arrive from Eastern Europe in the 1830’s and 1840’s who were living on Halukka (charities) sent to them from abroad.
        ….
        Do you dispute it?

        • Alexander Malinowski

          Yes. Read the wiki.

          • Helen4Yemen

            GO AWAY! BLOCKED!

          • Alexander Malinowski

            Claim that Palestinians are native people of Israel is insane.

  • Helen4Yemen

    There are millions of Palestinian Muslims and Palestinian
    Christians but no Palestinian Jews. There simply are no
    more indigenous Palestinian Jews left in the world.
    They did not disappear but over the centuries converted
    to Islam and Christianity. Ask me to name a few Palestinian
    Muslims and Palestinian Christians and I can provide to you
    hundreds of names. You cannot give me the name of a single
    indigenous Palestinian Jew anywhere in the world because
    there no such people called Palestinian Jews. Which means
    that all the Jews in the 1830’s and 1840’s in Palestine were
    Yiddish-speaking Jews from Eastern Europe who had come a
    to live on charities sent to them from abroad. For over
    thousand years prior to the 1830’s when Eastern European
    Jews began to arrive, there were no Jews living on that land.

    • Alexander Malinowski

      Nobody cares what has happened in 19th and 20th centuries.

      • Helen4Yemen

        And the lie that there was continuous Jewish presence on that land for 3000 years?

        • Alexander Malinowski

          And who cares? Israel is quite successful country anyway.

    • Alexander Malinowski

      There were only hundreds of thousands of Arabs in Palestine in Ottoman times. They multiplied under occupation.

  • Helen4Yemen

    Jewish land ownership in Palestine
    of total area of 26,323,000 dunums

    1882 — 22500 — 0.1%
    1900 — 218000 — 0.8%
    1914 — 418000 — 1.6%
    1927 — 865000 — 3.2%
    1936 — 1231000 — 4.7%
    1945 — 1588365 — 6.0%
    1947 — 1734000 — 6.6%

  • Helen4Yemen

    BENNY MORRIS:

    ♦ “The revised book is a double-edged sword. It is based on many documents that were not available to me when I wrote the original book, most of them from the Israel Defense Forces Archives. What the new material shows is that there were far more Israeli acts of massacre than I had previously thought. To my surprise, there were also many cases of rape. In the months of April-May 1948, units of the Haganah [the pre-state defense force that was the precursor of the IDF] were given operational orders that stated explicitly that they were to uproot the villagers, expel them and destroy the villages themselves.
    ♦ In Acre four soldiers raped a girl and murdered her and her father. In Jaffa, soldiers of the Kiryati Brigade raped one girl and tried to rape several more. At Hunin, which is in the Galilee, two girls were raped and then murdered. There were one or two cases of rape at Tantura, south of Haifa. There was one case of rape at Qula, in the center of the country. At the village of Abu Shusha, near Kibbutz Gezer [in the Ramle area] there were four female prisoners, one of whom was raped a number of times. And there were other cases. Usually more than one soldier was involved. usually there were one or two Palestinian girls. In a large proportion of the cases the event ended with murder. Because neither the victims nor the rapists liked to report these events, we have to assume that the dozen cases of rape that were reported, which I found, are not the whole story. They are just the tip of the iceberg.”
    ♦ In some cases four or five people were executed, in others the numbers were 70, 80, 100. There was also a great deal of arbitrary killing. Two old men are spotted walking in a field – they are shot. A woman is found in an abandoned village – she is shot. There are cases such as the village of Dawayima [in the Hebron region], in which a column entered the village with all guns blazing and killed anything that moved.
    ♦ “The worst cases were Saliha (70-80 killed), Deir Yassin (100-110), Lod (250), Dawayima (hundreds) and perhaps Abu Shusha (70). There is no unequivocal proof of a large-scale massacre at Tantura, but war crimes were perpetrated there. At Jaffa there was a massacre about which nothing had been known until now. The same at Arab al Muwassi, in the north. About half of the acts of massacre were part of Operation Hiram [in the north, in October 1948]: at Safsaf, Saliha, Jish, Eilaboun, Arab al Muwasi, Deir al Asad, Majdal Krum, Sasa. In Operation Hiram there was a unusually high concentration of executions of people against a wall or next to a well in an orderly fashion.
    ♦ “That can’t be chance. It’s a pattern. Apparently, various officers who took part in the operation understood that the expulsion order they received permitted them to do these deeds in order to encourage the population to take to the roads. The fact is that no one was punished for these acts of murder. Ben-Gurion silenced the matter. He covered up for the officers who did the massacres.”
    ♦ One of the revelations in the book is that on October 31, 1948, the commander of the Northern Front, Moshe Carmel, issued an order in writing to his units to expedite the removal of the Arab population. Carmel took this action immediately after a visit by Ben-Gurion to the Northern Command in Nazareth. There is no doubt in my mind that this order originated with Ben-Gurion. Just as the expulsion order for the city of Lod, which was signed by Yitzhak Rabin, was issued immediately after Ben-Gurion visited the headquarters of Operation Dani [July 1948].”
    ♦ “From April 1948, Ben-Gurion is projecting a message of transfer. There is no explicit order of his in writing, there is no orderly comprehensive policy, but there is an atmosphere of [population] transfer. The transfer idea is in the air. The entire leadership understands that this is the idea. The officer corps understands what is required of them. Under Ben-Gurion, a consensus of transfer is created.”
    ♦ “Of course Ben-Gurion was a transferist. He understood that there could be no Jewish state with a large and hostile Arab minority in its midst. There would be no such state. It would not be able to exist.”
    ♦ “Ben-Gurion was right. If he had not done what he did, a state would not have come into being. That has to be clear. It is impossible to evade it. Without the uprooting of the Palestinians, a Jewish state would not have arisen here.”
    ♦ That is what Zionism faced. A Jewish state would not have come into being without the uprooting of 700,000 Palestinians. Therefore it was necessary to uproot them. There was no choice but to expel that population. It was necessary to cleanse the hinterland and cleanse the border areas and cleanse the main roads.

    • Alex Malinow

      In Deir Yassin there were no massacre, but rather battle. In battle people are killed. Why anywone would read your propaganda books? Isnt better to watch BBC programs?

      • Helen4Yemen

        No time to waste reading silly comments … BLOCKED!

  • Helen4Yemen

    Question:

    What stops you from going to your homelands of Lithuania, Hungary, Poland?

    • Alex Malinow

      Who will feed Palestinians? How many goats one need in Palestine to make a trick?

  • Helen4Yemen

    Go home, Ashkenazi, to Poland, Hungary, Lithuania.

    • Alex Malinow

      What Palestinians will eat, if you close all Israeli labs, manufacture plants and farms?

  • Helen4Yemen

    You are one arrogant white European to make judgement on the Palestinians.

    • Alex Malinow

      We have enought it in all the news.

  • Helen4Yemen

    Did you not get the meaning of the DNA sample I posted? It means POLAND and not Palestine is your grandmother’s land.

    Alex Feinberg DNA
    99.8% European
    0% Middle Eastern
    https://twitter*com/strlen/status/287354859345281024

    • Alex Malinow

      Nope. Tell us more about yourself.

  • Helen4Yemen

    BENNY MORRIS:
    ♦ In Acre four soldiers raped a girl and murdered her and her father. In Jaffa, soldiers of the Kiryati Brigade raped one girl and tried to rape several more. At Hunin, which is in the Galilee, two girls were raped and then murdered. There were one or two cases of rape at Tantura, south of Haifa. There was one case of rape at Qula, in the center of the country. At the village of Abu Shusha, near Kibbutz Gezer [in the Ramle area] there were four female prisoners, one of whom was raped a number of times. And there were other cases. Usually more than one soldier was involved. usually there were one or two Palestinian girls. In a large proportion of the cases the event ended with murder. Because neither the victims nor the rapists liked to report these events, we have to assume that the dozen cases of rape that were reported, which I found, are not the whole story. They are just the tip of the iceberg.”
    ♦ In some cases four or five people were executed, in others the numbers were 70, 80, 100. There was also a great deal of arbitrary killing. Two old men are spotted walking in a field – they are shot. A woman is found in an abandoned village – she is shot. There are cases such as the village of Dawayima [in the Hebron region], in which a column entered the village with all guns blazing and killed anything that moved.

    • Alex Malinow

      Any source? Moreover, what is the difference if Palestinians anyway are fighting jihad?

  • Helen4Yemen

    Mr. European; when the French left Algeria, they had invested a lot in the country’s infrastructure but after 132 years, 1,000,000 French were forced out in 1962. You the white European man will also be forced out.

  • Helen4Yemen

    Then the Germans knew something about you that we did not?

  • TecumsehUnfaced

    Total baloney! Caucasian groups can be quite dark.

    • Alex Malinow

      Egyptians used to be quite white. Only 1000 years of Muslim slave trade brought dark skin to Egypt.

      • TecumsehUnfaced

        Hehe! Your ZioNazi desire to libel your victims has driven you insane.

        • Alex Malinow

          Except your propaganda there is also something called science.

        • Alex Malinow

          Does it mean that you are completely unaware of bloody history of Islamic conquest of North Africa? Are you completely brainwashed by Islamist propaganda?

  • TecumsehUnfaced

    So what? It doesn’t mean they were dark skinned.

    • Alex Malinow

      They were Europeans like Italians.

      • TecumsehUnfaced

        Egyptians were Italians? I never hear that before.

        • Alex Malinow

          Egyptians looked similar like Italians, little bit darker.

    • Alex Malinow

      Nope. They were no dark skinned.

  • TecumsehUnfaced

    He has nothing that he hasn’t twisted to an absurd degree. He is a fraud. Do a search on “DNA checks of Egyptian mummies shown lack of subsaharan inclusions” to see a mishmash of reports.

    • Helen4Yemen

      It is extremely boring to read his comments because he is answering from prepared hasbara manuals.

  • Helen4Yemen

    …………………………………………………………………………………………..
    For over a thousand years, there were no Jews living in Palestine
    …………………………………………………………………………………………..
    In 1882 when European Jewry arrived in Palestine as Zionist colonial
    settlers, they found:

    • 400,000 Muslims
    • 40,000 Christians
    • 15,000 Jews.

    ♦ All the 15,000 Jews were Yiddish-speaking migrants from
    Eastern Europe who had arrived in the 1830’s and 1840’s to
    live on Halukka (charity) sent them to from abroad.
    ♦ Make no mistake about it that these indigent Jews of Eastern
    Europe were sent to plant the seed for Jewish presence on that land
    before the stampede to colonize the land would begin by European Jewry.
    ♦ For over a thousand years and prior to the arrival of these Eastern
    European Jews, there were no Jews at all on that land.
    ♦ In 1882, Jews owned only 0.1% of Palestine.
    ♦ There are no Palestinian natives Jews left anywhere in the world today
    and all the Jews now in Palestine have 0% ancestry in Palestine but elsewhere.
    Over centuries, the indigenous Jews of Palestine simply converted to Islam
    or Christianity. There were only indigenous Palestinian Muslims and Palestinian
    Christians but no indigenous Palestinian Jews.

    “Between 1856 and 1880, Jewish immigration to Palestine
    more than doubled, with the majority settling in Jerusalem. The majority
    of these immigrants were Ashkenazi Jews from Eastern Europe, who
    subsisted on Halukka (charity) (1)

    In 1920, the British Government’s Interim Report on the
    Civil Administration of Palestine stated that there were hardly 700,000
    people living in Palestine. The Jewish element of the population numbers
    76,000. Almost all have entered Palestine during the last 40 years. Prior to
    1850 there were in the country only a handful of Jews. In the following 30
    years a few hundreds came to Palestine. Most of them were animated by
    religious motives; they came to pray and to die in the Holy Land, and to be
    buried in its soil. After the persecutions in Russia forty years ago, the
    movement of the Jews to Palestine assumed larger proportions.(2)

    Palestine population 1851 to 1882

    Year ……. Muslims …… Christian ……
    1851 …… 300,000 …… 27,000 ……
    1861 …… 325,000 …… 31,000 ……
    1878 …… 386,320 …… 40,588 ……
    1879 …… 390,597 …… 41,331 ……
    1880 …… 394,935 …… 41,089 ……
    1881 …… 399,334 …… 42,864 ……
    1882 …… 403,795 …… 43,659 ……

    Jewish land ownership in Palestine 1882 to 1947
    (of total area of 26,323,000 dunums)

    1882 — 22500 — 0.1%
    1900 — 218000 — 0.8%
    1914 — 418000 — 1.6%
    1927 — 865000 — 3.2%
    1936 — 1231000 — 4.7%
    1945 — 1588365 — 6.0%
    1947 — 1734000 — 6.6%

    (1) https://en*wikipedia*org/wiki/Demographic_history_of_Jerusalem

    (2)https://en*wikipedia*org/wiki/Demographic_history_of_Palestine_(region)

    Replace * with .

    • Alexander Malinowski

      Which is not true. It was mentioned to you that there were 4 communities of local Jews plus Spanish, North African and Aszkenazi. Moreover, what is the meaning of that information even if it were true? UN agrees that the Palestine is national home for Jews.

  • TecumsehUnfaced

    You are talking absurdly. The Zionist thugs mean to seize most of the Middle East. Look up the Oded Yinon plan.

    • Alex Malinow

      Any proof? They withdraw from Sinay, Gaza and Southern Lebanon.

      • TecumsehUnfaced

        Look! He’s too stupid to look up the Oded Yinon Plan!

        • Alex Malinow

          Do you believe in conspiracy if the facts prove something opposite?

          • TecumsehUnfaced

            Sorry, the facts show that the Oded Yinon Plan is being pursued vigorously.

            You are boring me with your mendacious stupidity.

            You are blocked.

  • Alex Malinow

    Sounds like Muhammad’s jihad.

  • Michael Ejercito

    The Guardian Angels of Israel and other honorable, decent people stand in the way.

  • Michael Ejercito

    Nuke them.