Fair is fair: Palestinians too should be charged - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • wibism
    • 12.10.09 | 20:44 (IST)

    If there are Palestinians who are known to have attacked civilians and who manage to leave Gaza and travel to countries that are really (unlike Israel) democracies, then they too should be charged with war crimes. I suppose if Israeli militants are not allowed to kill innocent Palestinian babies by mistake, when all they are trying to do is kill guilty Palestinian militants, then it follows that Palestinian militants should not be allowed to occasionally hurt innocent Israelis by mistake when all they are trying to do is kill guilty Israeli militants. Certainly a half dozen innocent Israelis suffered, and a couple actually died, as a result of Palestinians firing rockets at Israeli targets, and the perpetrators should be charged along with the Israeli perpetrators who killed well over a thousand innocent Palestinians over the same period, as well as maiming thousands and demolishing thousands of homes. Let's haul them all up before the international courts of justice. Fair is fair

    from the article: Netanyahu vows never to let Israelis be tried for war crimes
    First published 17:01 12.10.09 | Last updated 10:46 24.10.09
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