Letters, Oct. 24, 1977

Cause for Alarm

To the Editors:

For Israel to be somewhat suspicious of its neighbors' "good" intentions and moderate policies, there is some justification. Four wars, terrorist activities directed against civilians and avowed determination to destroy the state of Israel seem to be circumstantial evidence sufficient to give Israel some cause for alarm. I don't think you had to point out "How to Lean on Israel" [Oct. 3]. It's been done by experts.

Alex Temkin Madison, Wis.

Normally, when American interests are at stake, we would not hesitate to turn the screws on any country. It forces me to wonder seriously about just who is...

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