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    • Thom
    • 17.09.09 | 18:15 (IDT)

    Goldstone's denial of bias because of his independence in the investigation is ludicrous. To assume one cannot be biased without a foreign influence is an odd assumption. Read Goldstone's remarks before the start of his investigation. Note who financed the investigation. I agree with the conclusion that when the dust settles Goldstone's report, for better and for worse, will be discarded by those that already planned to do so and heralded by those that are seeking any justification for their current beliefs. Every person knows the carnage accompanying war and to claim ignorance is a lie. Every country is more than guilty of moral failings and claiming Israel is of greater culpability is tantamount to hypocrisy. Blame Israel's supposed positioning on the pedestal as welcoming critique and I'll point out the juvenile nature of selecting your cause. Defend Hamas's actions as justified, then understand the Pandora's box your opening.

    from the article: Goldstone: Punish commanders who broke laws in Gaza
    First published 15:25 17.09.09 | Last updated 00:11 18.09.09
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