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    • Agnes
    • 09.06.10 | 13:28 (IDT)

    There needs to be an immediate inquiry into why the Israeli soldiers fired directly at peaceful demonstrators, when they know perfectly it's extremely dangerous. A Swedish peace activist was almost killed the same way some months ago. The vision of Israeli soldiers shooting in the face of a young Jewish woman is an abomination, the perpetrators of that hideous crime must be severely sentenced and sent to prison. Israel cannot give the impression its soldiers want to kill peaceful young women. The most extreme severity must be applied to the perpetrators who knew what they were doing. Impunity is not going to be acceptable.

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