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    • Janice
    • 01.08.06 | 02:41 (IDT)

    Amir Fester is a truly courageous person. It is not easy to stand up to a government during the time that it is bombing another country but Amir did. Amir deserves the thanks of the growing part of the Jewish community around the world that knows that Israel's terrible destruction of Lebanon will only increase hatred against Israel and against Jews around the world. Thank you Amir. If you were my son I would be very proud of you and stand by you.

    from the article: Soldier sentenced to 28 days for refusing to serve in Lebanon
    First published 00:00 30.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 30.07.06
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