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    • Tony Greenstein
    • 27.02.13 | 23:19 (IST)

    If Arafat Jaradat was a 'terrorist' [i.e. fights the occupiers?] he would have already been imprisoned. This is a Nazi-like phrase. He was a 'terrorist'. Do you know how the holocaust was initially justified on the plains of white Russia? When they were killed by the Einsatzgruppen? They were 'bandits' 'terrorists'. You have the same mentality. And if he was a 'terrorist' why the need for torture given the ample means at the state's disposal such as indefinite administrative detention. But it gives some insight into those who possess the security mentality. If the state does it then it must be justified.

    from the article: After Palestinian dies in Shin Bet hands, time to question the interrogators
    First published 01:30 25.02.13 | Last updated 01:30 25.02.13
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