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    • 17.09.09 | 08:03 (IDT)

    ...is that I see grave abuses by the United States in its prosecution of what used to be called the "Global War on Terror" and I also have no problem with credible investigations getting to the bottom of the legality of them. It is sad to see how Israel is now reduced to making illogical arguments that everyone's mama made clear long ago were wrong, and she'd say, don't even go there: Two wrongs don't make a right. The United States military is operating in both Iraq and Afghanistan at the behest of the host countries. This is quite different than the belligerent occupation that Gaza finds itself, there are no fewer than eighteen mentions of "collective punishment" in the Goldstone Report. It's detail and sourcing cannot be explained away.

    from the article: Netanyahu calls UN Gaza probe a 'kangaroo court' against Israel
    First published 09:28 16.09.09 | Last updated 23:46 16.09.09
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