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    • Jake in Jerusalem
    • 08.01.12 | 12:45 (IST)

    In Israel, possession of photos of your neighborhood and the mere knowledge that 3 police cars just drove down the road you live on is a crime ("posession of state secrets") punishable by 7-15 years in prison. Does YOUR democracy work like that, too? Why aren't Peace Now activists who do precisely the same things charged the same way?

    from the article: Israel charges right-wing activists with tracking IDF in West Bank
    First published 10:37 08.01.12 | Last updated 11:04 08.01.12
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