Extreme Islamists to be called militants? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Joe
    • 07.04.10 | 18:46 (IDT)

    Some British & other media favorable to the Palestinian cause have taken the habit of calling "militants" those Palestinians involved in murdering civilians in terrorist acts. Is the US going to follow suit & call Taliban or AlQaeda suicide bombers "militants" next time they succeed in killing American soldiers or diplomats? It won't change the mindset of the "militants" nor is it likely to affect the man in the street in Moslem countries where people are subjected to heinous propaganda on a daily basis

    from the article: Obama bans terms `Islam` and `jihad` from U.S. security document
    First published 09:31 07.04.10 | Last updated 12:05 07.04.10
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