# 30, Daniel - If this were Russia - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Samuel
    • 03.07.07 | 11:20 (IDT)

    #30, Daniel wrote: "If it were Russia or most other parts of the world, Vanunu would have either been publicly executed or if not, quietly given a lethal dose of some hard-to-detect poison or done away with by some other subtle or non-subtle means. That he is alive, and posing victory signs to the press demonstrates (beyond that he is a total idiot and nut-case) that Israel that abides by its laws." ----- If this was Russia we would?ve heard of every move of Vanunu every day, as it was with Sakharov and with other brave Russian dissidents. The leading world media and human right bodies always supported them. Double standards, Sir. The Soviet regime was ugly and repressive, but in the Brezhnev?s and later days not to the extent Daniel suggests.

    from the article: Vanunu to return to prison for violating the terms of his parole
    First published 00:00 02.07.07 | Last updated 00:00 02.07.07
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