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    • Natallie Durson
    • 30.09.07 | 05:26 (IST)

    America is the enabler of Israel in the role of "human rights abuser". This is a very important distinction which should give priority to examing the role of Israel in human rights abuse. The fact that the worlds only "superpower" not only provides material, economic, and ideological support to the Israeli regime is only part of the problem. America then defends Israeli actions from any and all criticism in front of the world body while all member nations are aware of but say noting related to the unconditional American support of the human rights abuse. American and Israli actions undermine the authority and the mandate of the UN, which has been reduced to a rubber stamp organization which is called in to clean up the mess which America leaves behind.

    from the article: UN human rights chief: We failed in handling Israel-PA conflict
    First published 00:00 29.09.07 | Last updated 00:00 29.09.07
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