Government ministers star in scathing UN settlement report
While conservative columnists were quick to blame human rights groups for a damning report issued by the UN Human Rights Council, statements by Israel's finance minister and other senior officials provided more than enough of a basis for its conclusions.
After the damning report on the settlements was issued by the United Nations Human Rights Council investigative committee last week, a series of right-wing pundits blamed Israeli human rights groups for its content. These groups had either dared to...
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