Killing and maiming peaceful protesters - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark of Santa Fe
    • 07.06.10 | 05:48 (IDT)

    And I am constantly amazed at how ALL civilized countries are better able to accomodate legitimate criticism than is Israel. Let's see...Israel assassinates moderate Palestinian leaders; assaults and kills deliverers of aid to Gaza and calls them terrorists; bulldozes a young woman who is protesting the destrution of Palestinian housing. Not to mention, blinding a young girl whose only crime was criticizing Israeli policies that the whole world is also criticiziing. I am a FORMER supporter if Israel. However, it seems to me than any fair-minded person who supports balance and justice in the world can no longer support Israel's one-sided perspectives, in which vastly greater suffering from other peoples is not equated to even minor Israeli inconvenience.

    from the article: U.S. demands IDF probe how American lost eye at West Bank protest
    First published 00:48 07.06.10 | Last updated 00:48 07.06.10
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