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    • Sylvie
    • 17.06.10 | 15:13 (IDT)

    How can you have the chutzpah to talk about 'basic human rights' when this whole story is unfolding in a settlement built in violation of the Fourth Geneva Convention? Either you believe that human society should be run in accordance with such norms or you don't. But you can't cherry-pick the norms and disregard those that don't suit you. The Palestinians have human rights too, you know.

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