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    • Anne
    • 07.10.10 | 10:43 (IST)

    One very experienced diplomat with more than 40 years career and being posted in many different countries more or less democratic ones , said:"The country where the religion and religious leaders are too much involved in politics can never be at the same time democratic. How Israel -when the arabic population is "left aside" in the name of the nation (also in the national anthem)could be called a democracy?

    from the article: Labor expects new settlement freeze as payoff for loyalty oath
    First published 00:11 07.10.10 | Last updated 00:11 07.10.10
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