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    • 27.10.11 | 18:25 (IST)

    Ouda Tarabin is an Israeli Bedouin man who has spent the past 11 years in prison in Egypt for allegedly spying for Israel. It is a shame and an outrage not to get him released too in this exchange. After all, Israel had available 81 Egyptians, including a murderer, which is enough even for a spy. Why didn't you do it with some appearance of decency, Mr. Netanyahu? There was no need to demonstrate that Arab Israelis are second class citizens.

    from the article: Ilan Grapel lands in Israel after 25 Egyptian prisoners released
    First published 17:59 27.10.11 | Last updated 17:59 27.10.11
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