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    • Vladek
    • 09.09.09 | 17:20 (IDT)

    Israel can manufacture as much public relations spin as it wants, but the truth cannot be denied. Israel has committed massive high-powered weaponry to suppress an occupied people that can do no more than throw stones and use homemade rockets. Then Israel incites those suppressed people by demolishing their homes and taking their land. I was raised in the traditions of seeking truth and justice. For many years I believed in the state of Israel. I have learned that Israel has diverged from that path for the sake of religious zealotry in taking Palestinian land. Israel surely needs to abandon this blind defense of settlements and attacks on Palestinians if it ever is to find a peaceful place in the world.

    from the article: Rights group: Most Gazans killed in war were civilians
    First published 06:21 09.09.09 | Last updated 13:15 09.09.09
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