#2, Edifice, Israel's crimes worse than those you list - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Don Boston
    • 29.10.09 | 15:44 (IST)

    Israel has systematically terrified and disrupted the lives of over 3 million people for 40 years. This is worse than the crimes you list. Yes, some Muslims are committing terrorist acts in several places in the world, though not currently in Israel. The casualties never reach 1000, much less 1M. On the WB alone over 2 million people are arbitrarily threatened, abused and humiliated every day. Israel may not be killing millions, but its misconduct makes the lives of millions miserable and terifying. This is worse, to me, than killing even hundreds. In Gaza, Israel has committed a humanitarian nightmare for civilans, rendering the lives of 1.4 million Gazan civilians desperate and miserable. The only place in the world where so many people's lives are rendered so intolerable by humans is the Sudan. Egypt, Saudi Arabia and other countries may not treat their population, especially women, well but nothing comparable to treatment of Pals.

    from the article: Herzog: Israeli leaders' remarks led to Goldstone war crime accusations
    First published 23:23 28.10.09 | Last updated 23:36 28.10.09
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