Legalised theft - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Dick Bird
    • 19.07.10 | 03:52 (IDT)

    This is legalised theft and I cannot think of any other democratic state that would even consider it. It is almost certainly contrary to international law and clearly unethical. Israel does not have a very good international reputation and this will make the name of Israel stink even in the US. First you force people to flee, then you sieze their property. Can you think of any other country that has done that?

    from the article: State eyes 'legal' takeover of abandoned East Jerusalem properties
    First published 01:15 19.07.10 | Last updated 01:15 19.07.10
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