#20 Avshalom, it was straightforward murder - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Alofs
    • 28.12.07 | 16:35 (IST)

    Maan News Agency states, that the Israeli undercover unit stormed the house of the bodyguard and killed him outright: no questions asked. No legal process to go through. To me this looks like murder. For a Palestinian to be engaged in armed activity against the Israeli occupier sounds to me like the natural thing to do. I would do the same if I would be a Palestinian. There was no specific charge against this Palestinian. I must say, that you have no lack of chutzpah; you want the Palestinians to recognize Israel's right to self determination, while Israel, a settler nation, built on the dispossession of the Palestinian people, does not even bother to recognize the self determination of the Palestinian people in the 28% of what is left of mandate Palestine?! You must be joking!

    from the article: IDF kills former PA premier's bodyguard during W. Bank raid
    First published 00:00 28.12.07 | Last updated 00:00 28.12.07
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