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    • Maggie
    • 25.06.10 | 21:41 (IDT)

    Gianni - they are there for resisting occupation, which is legal; others have done nothing but be Palestinian. Many are tortured, put in solitary confinement for weeks at a time, denied visits from their family. This has been well-documented by human rights organizations including Amnesty, Defence for Children International, Public Committee against Torture in Israel. Israel has no legislation defining torture that complies with Article 1 of the Geneva Convention.

    from the article: Punishing the Palestinian people won't free Gilad, Sarkozy tells Shalit family
    First published 19:18 25.06.10 | Last updated 19:18 25.06.10
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