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    • LT COL HOWARD
    • 28.12.10 | 09:59 (IST)

    I have no personal information, thus I, like all your other talkback contributors have nothing to add to the story. However I would feel more comfortable if these groups making these accusations were not to act like investigating officer, grand jury, prosecutor, judge, and executioner. Probably these accusations should be turned over to a third (objective) party for thorough investigation and evaluation. Even the international committee of the Red Cross (certainly no friend of Israel) is better equipped for investigation. Since they regularly visit the Palestinian prisoners it would amaze me if treatment, such as is alleged, would have escaped the notice and rebuke.

    from the article: 'Shin Bet tortures prisoners and denies access to lawyers'
    First published 01:06 28.12.10 | Last updated 01:06 28.12.10
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