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    • Sophie
    • 17.12.10 | 14:23 (IST)

    Ayla, Thank you for your words, and rasing the discussion!!!! The tone is positive and a call for action. In that sense, I think accusing was not in order, and I appreciate that. :D However, I only have 1 comment. I think that perhaps mainstreams do not know about Israel's weapon deals in Central African republic, Uganda, Congo, Ivory Coast... causing the very armed conflicts that push them to seek refuge elsewhere. So, for those who will reply to your article by saying "it is NOT our responsability in Israel to accept half of Africa" (naive thing to say, in my opinion!), I thought that reading about these under the table deals with Africa might make them realize that Israel is involved in the fate of Africa, after all. In any case, I sure think people will respond to this call for action and start "seeing the people, not the colour" of their skin. :)

    from the article: The failed policy of no policy
    First published 01:46 17.12.10 | Last updated 01:46 17.12.10
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