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    • Trond Olav Skevik
    • 16.12.09 | 18:52 (IST)

    It really doesn't matter if this incident happened on the Israeli-Egyptian or the Swedish-Norwegian border. This is not how civilized people treat each other even under the so called "War on Terror". This kind of behaviour is not acceptable and the people responsible should first of all publicly state that this was a very wrong thing to do, and thereafter resign and let responsible adults take their place. In any other civilized country this would have happened immediately! That it doesn't in Israel underlines it's government's stand on human rights. As long as the human is not a native Israeli he or she really doesn't count as human. It's a fact and it's sad - for Israel.

    from the article: Police shoot U.S. student's laptop upon entry to Israel
    First published 18:30 15.12.09 | Last updated 17:37 16.12.09
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