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    • J.J. Surbeck
    • 23.06.13 | 20:51 (IDT)

    "There is no other state that carries out such an occupation"... Excuse me? Have you ever heard of the ongoing illegal Chinese occupation of Tibet (since 1950), or the ongoing illegal occupation of northern Cyprus by Turkey (since 1974), or the ongoing illegal occupation of the Western Sahara by Morocco (since 1975)? That kind of statement shows either your embarrassing ignorance, or your lack of professionalism. A quick look under illegal occupation would have given you some useful information. To top it all, the occupation by Israel of Judea and Samaria is in fact perfectly legal, whereas the three mentioned above are not. But of course it's a lot easier to harp on Israel than it is to do the same or China, Turkey or Morocco. Do your research before making grossly inaccurate statements.

    from the article: Is Israel a legitimate state?
    First published 02:19 23.06.13 | Last updated 02:19 23.06.13
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