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    • CB
    • 11.05.14 | 21:22 (IDT)

    We've heard George W. Bush say "America doesn't torture" when he knew it was a lie. We heard James Clapper tell Congress that Americans weren't being spied on when he knew it was a lie. Richard Nixon said "I am not a crook!" but felt free to employ them. For an official to deny something is simply standard practice, in America, in Israel, in any place and at any time.

    from the article: Newsweek reporter stands by Israeli spying allegation: Facts are facts
    First published 15:17 11.05.14 | Last updated 15:17 11.05.14
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