Of course the US didn't participate in the debate, because in a debate, others can highlight just how flawed your position is, until even - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Richard Pearce
    • 18.03.13 | 23:23 (IST)

    a professional diplomat finds it embarassing to stick to that position. And of course the US is "disappointed' that the UNHRC spends any time at all looking at any nation but those the US has targetted. However, even the most corrupt Sheriff realizes he has to at least go through the motions of charging the boss's son when he flagrantly breaks the law.

    from the article: U.S. shuns UN debate on Israeli settlers ahead of Obama visit
    First published 18:47 18.03.13 | Last updated 18:47 18.03.13
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