Israel does actually have many informed supporters around the world who believe in its existence. Whilst Israel is not perfect, it is by far the most diverse, open and democratic country in the middle east, where people of all faiths, genders and sexual orientation are able to live without fear or persecution (or certainly no less than most Western societies) and where there is real freedom of speech, media and a judicial system based on western values. This is reflected in the truly stunning achievements of the (tiny) nation in such a short period of time and in such adverse surroundings.
World Jewish Congress: Nazi train treasures must go to rightful owners (Reuters)
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