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    • 11.06.06 | 19:52 (IDT)

    The Israeli governments has failed a key test: protecting its own citizens. If the Israeli democracy still works the people living in the Sderot area should be demonstrating opposite the prime minister office in Jerusalem day and night The fact that no such demonstrations are going on in spite of unrellenting attacks for years makes me wonder whether Israel is the enlightened democracy it claims to be.

    from the article: IDF hard-pressed to pinpoint cause of Gaza beach deaths
    First published 00:00 11.06.06 | Last updated 00:00 11.06.06
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