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    • Phantomime
    • 03.06.13 | 15:39 (IDT)

    Israel signed the Geneva Conventions, Israel is part of the UN and so has to abide by the Charter and international laws. And an old book, no matter how beloved, is not a land deed. The Almighty is not an estate agent. You do realise the Sec. of State is a diplomat and as such does not even work on any domestic issues, right (like the FM). China and Russia are not illegally occupying or colonising another country. It's not complicated: Israel has to follow the laws and the obligations to which it agreed to be bound. Or is having a totally dishonourable, lying, thieving, oppressing nation what you think the Almighty would want?

    from the article: Kerry's flawed diplomacy only strengthens Israeli and Palestinian hardliners
    First published 23:13 02.06.13 | Last updated 23:13 02.06.13
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