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    • Tony Greenstein
    • 07.06.10 | 06:46 (IDT)

    Amazing isn't it. If you go to a protest in a 'war zone' [no it's an Israeli attack zone, there's no war] then you must expect to lose an eye? I remember once reading about Israel being the only democracy in the Middle East. Presumably that was just meant as a sick joke. Do you people not understand why Israel is the least popular state in the world? Attacking unarmed demonstrators with tear gas is generally frowned on in the civilised world. Clearly Israel is an exception to such minor matters.

    from the article: U.S. demands IDF probe how American lost eye at West Bank protest
    First published 00:48 07.06.10 | Last updated 00:48 07.06.10
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