Bias- question to Goldstone and his answer - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Yacoub
    • 31.01.10 | 15:15 (IST)

    How did you agree that in your committee serves Professor Christine Chinkin of England who already stated in an article in the Sunday Times that Israel committed war crimes, even before the beginning of the work of your commission? Is it not a prejudice? Goldstone: Well you know, firstly it?s not a judicial inquiry. It?s a fact-finding mission, I?ve known Professor Chinkin for many years. I?ve found her to be an intelligent, sensible, even-handed person and it wasn?t an article, she signed a letter together with a number of other, I think, British academics, at the time, soon after the Operation Cast Lead began.

    from the article: Dershowitz: Goldstone is a traitor to the Jewish people
    First published 12:20 31.01.10 | Last updated 19:15 07.02.10
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