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    • POW
    • 24.06.10 | 22:18 (IDT)

    I almost thought these brave human rights supporters were going to break the Gaza blockade from the headline. They are taking a cruise around the statue of liberty. I sincerely hope that Shalit will be freed soon. I hope the US/Israel will negotiate with Hamas and get him freed. Even if Israel frees 1000 Palestinians (from the Occupied Territories), they'll still be holding 5000 +/-. Since these brave & dedicated defenders of human rights and prisoner's rights are American's imbued with an abiding concern for the rights captured soldiers to the extent that they are taking an afternoon cruise around New York harbor & going to the UN as well; maybe they can make a an extra lap for an American soldier who has been held by the Taliban since June 2009. His name Beau Bergdahl, PFC. Never heard of him? Guess he just doesn't get good PR.

    from the article: New York Jews sail 'True Freedom Flotilla' for Gilad Shalit
    First published 18:30 24.06.10 | Last updated 18:30 24.06.10
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