Shunt him off to Yad Veshem as usual. Use the Holocaust for narrow Israeli nationalist ends as usual. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Michael UK
    • 20.01.12 | 11:21 (IST)

    I had to laugh when recently the ultra-Orthodox were accused of exploiting the Holocaust for their own political ends, when Israel has made a consistent habit of doing exactly the same. It sends all its important visitors to Yad Veshem in the hope they'll be so shocked by the horrors of the Holocaust that they won't ask any difficult questions about what Israel's been doing to the Palestinians for the last 40 years.

    from the article: Top U.S. General: We have many joint interests with Israel in Middle East
    First published 10:43 20.01.12 | Last updated 15:31 20.01.12
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