Between Stockholm and Tehran, Israel of today is much closer to Tehran. From birth to death, from circumcision to funeral, from the establishment of the state to the establishment of the last of the illegal settlements and outposts in the West Bank - Israel is operating in the shadow of the commandments of religion. Self destructive imbecilic self appointed "spirital" leaders. This is what happens if religion takes over common sense.
Swiss customs seize 578 pounds of ivory en route to China (AP)
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