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    • Diana
    • 05.01.11 | 10:45 (IST)

    Now lets say, hypothetically that is, that the poor deceased lady died solely from the tear gas...Isn't it a case of he said, she said..According to reports she was accompanied by other people...Those other people were not affected by the gas. It seems, as others have pointed out, that she was most likely allergic or suffering some form of respiratory disease and the gas harmed her.....Whatever medical reasons will be proven, the IDF will carry the flak... Tear gas has been used to prevent fatalities in every country in the world and its a tragedy that this happened..Tragic for Israel's image too, as this instance will be blown out of all proportion, with whatever fact finding will be denied as lies...

    from the article: Bil'in eyewitnesses: Woman killed by tear gas wasn't protesting
    First published 01:51 05.01.11 | Last updated 01:51 05.01.11
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