Silence from the UN - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jon
    • 08.08.10 | 17:40 (IDT)

    this case is straight-forward. Israel does this every couple of weeks. Israel informed the UN. The UN informed Lebanon. The border fence is not the blue line. They did not shoot the soldier leaning over the fence, but a top official in a guard post 300 yards away. There were reporters on the scene beforehand, slightly suspicious if you ask me. So why is the UN so silent? They can difuse the entire situation by getting the facts out there and showing that Lebanon, Syria, Iran, and now Jordan are using this situation as propaganda and incitement to a regional conflict.

    from the article: Iran: Lebanon has a right to defend itself against Israel's hostility
    First published 15:47 08.08.10 | Last updated 16:36 08.08.10
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