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    • S. Lahat
    • 06.04.11 | 17:13 (IDT)

    In his usual perceptive way Shlomo Avineri has encapsulated the depth of the political, diplomatic and strategical error that was made when the powers that be decided not to appear before the Goldstone Commission at the U.N. Human Rights Council. In spite of the fact that errors in execution of the operation would have had to be addressed the public image-saving merits of such an appearance before the world arena would have by far outweighed any measure of culpability that would have been allocated to Israel during that process.

    from the article: Israel was wrong to boycott Goldstone probe
    First published 02:52 06.04.11 | Last updated 02:52 06.04.11
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