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    • Brian M Napoletano
    • 10.05.10 | 23:52 (IDT)

    So, if Israel has finally achieved this vaunted economic and political independence, does this mean that my government can quit giving it $3 billion worth of weapons to terrorize the Palestinians with every year, and can quit covering for Israel in the UN every time this "shinning model" decides to massacre a couple thousand more Palestinians or steal some more of their land? Or does "political and economic independence" not include these minor details?

    from the article: OECD entrance is 'seal of approval,' Netanyahu says
    First published 12:05 10.05.10 | Last updated 17:55 10.05.10
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