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    • Froy
    • 28.07.11 | 04:59 (IDT)

    But don't only limit yourself to the loan guarantees. The yearly billion dollars in military equipment, which is mainly used against the occupied population, must also be terminated. Not only because Israel is a developed country which has its own resources, but because it is a country that systematically opposes and thwarts the policies of its benefactor, acting against its interests and against any concept of International Law. Why finance a rogue state? And don't fool yourselves about the money "not being used for construction in settlements". Money is fungible. Any aid given to Israel frees funds to be used in the settlements instead.

    from the article: U.S. report recommends ending loan guarantees to Israel at end of 2011
    First published 01:46 28.07.11 | Last updated 01:46 28.07.11
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