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    • Helmut
    • 22.06.10 | 12:41 (IDT)

    ...behind this (if there was any, of course)--but it occurs to me that if the former Israeli government was NOT the official motivator of Mr. Pollard's activities, then the current Israeli government could arguably make a case (should it choose to do so) that any "moral obligation" on the government's part to secure his release--was thereby significantly reduced (or even eliminated)--should they choose to do so, that is.

    from the article: Netanyahu: Pollard was an Israeli spy, Oren must clarify remarks
    First published 10:30 22.06.10 | Last updated 10:30 22.06.10
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