Is The UN Serious About War Crimes? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Tim R
    • 16.09.09 | 01:40 (IDT)

    ... No it is NOT!!! It is only serious about vilifying Israel and curbing it's freedom of action to defend Israeli citizens. The UN's cursory condemnation of Hamas is a joke and a bad joke at that. Had the UN been serious then it would have condemned Hamas 8 years ago when it started it's campaign of shelling the civilians of Sderot and way before Israel had to eventually respond to Hamas's war crimes. But did the UN do that? Of course NOT!!! Instead, the UN is demanding that Israel should lift it's blockade which would reward Hamas for it's 8 years of war crimes against Israeli civilians. Oh and by the way what is the UN going to do about this ...? "As many as 40 Afghan civilians were feared to be among the 90 people killed in a Nato air strike that hit two fuel tankers hijacked by the Taliban"(Telegraph.co.uk) http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/afghanistan/6137938/Nato-air-strike-in-Afghanistan-kills-scores-of-Taliban-militants-and-civilians.htm

    from the article: UN probe: Israel, Palestinians both guilty of Gaza war crimes
    First published 17:29 15.09.09 | Last updated 22:23 15.09.09
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