The EU supports human rights groups - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 23.02.11 | 14:46 (IST)

    If Mr Steinberg has a problem with human rights groups criticizing Israel he should try to get Israel to respect human rights rather than try to silence the criticism. Also it should be pointed out that his depiction of these groups as instruments to attack Israel is very dishonest. These groups perform the important task of protecting human rights globally, not the least by criticizing the EU itself and its members. Steinberg's attempt to make it seem like Israel is somehow being targeted is deceptive and unjust.

    from the article: Transparency for NGOs is not anti-democratic
    First published 03:53 23.02.11 | Last updated 03:53 23.02.11
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