#158 James. Stuck with a burden. See #159,Zeev - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ron
    • 02.12.09 | 20:28 (IST)

    How in the world can Israel STAND UPRIGHT WITH DIGNITY when it has a record of crimes against humanity which compares to that of Burma and North Korea. James, it is impossible to speak of dignity when you are speaking on behalf of a country that has been occupying Palestinian territory for 42 years in violation of international law and UN resolutions for refusing to withdraw from that territory, built on that territory and annexed Jerusalem in violation of UN resolutions and articles of the 4th Geneva Convention, and therefore could be prosecuted for a war crime. The same country that is imposing a blockade as collective punishment on a civilian population in Gaza in violation of article 33 of the 4th Geneva Convention, and thus in legal jeopardy for another war crime. That is the same Israel that built the security wall on Palestinian territory that has been declared illegal by the UN International Court of Justice. Zeev in #159 couldnt have put it better.

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