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    • Patrick
    • 16.09.09 | 19:00 (IDT)

    The United Nations organisation represents the interests voice of all the member states, which is the majority of the world. I find it dismaying that so many Israeli citizens believe that almost the entire world is "anti-semitic" and harbouring some sort of grudge against jewish people. Israel is frequently lambasted by the United Nations because it frequently flouts international law in its dealings with the Palestinian people, not because of some sinister conspiracy theory to make Israel the world's "whipping boy" Other nations which engage in the brutality Israel regularly metes out to the civilian population in Gaza and the West Bank ARE critcised by the UN. Perhaps you are just too self absorbed in your own dramas to notice. It behoves the Israeli President to treat this UN report with a little more gravity, and a little less mendacity lest the scales drop from a few more eyes and the occupation is bared for all to see.

    from the article: Netanyahu calls UN Gaza probe a 'kangaroo court' against Israel
    First published 09:28 16.09.09 | Last updated 23:46 16.09.09
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