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    • Helen
    • 30.05.13 | 20:45 (IDT)

    If we substituted Hindu's for Jews and this Hindu state was behaving just like Israel towards its 'Palestinians', would we (in the West) give it a second thought? I say we would but only if this Hindu state was supported financially and diplomatically by the USA and EU the same way Israel is supported. But if this Hindu state was treated like Iran by western governments, if our governments imposed sanctions etc, then, no, I doubt that we would be actively involved.

    from the article: Why do people hate Israel? (a self-test)
    First published 20:15 28.05.13 | Last updated 20:15 28.05.13
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