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    • Bruce
    • 02.06.10 | 15:26 (IDT)

    Replace the Israeli blockade with an international one - just as UN peacekeepers replaced Israeli forces in Lebanon. The idea of nations which oppose any blockade being independent in judging the way Israel goes about imposing theirs is nonsense. The only reasonable course is for the international community to back up its concern for the people of Gaza by agreeing to take over the blockade and restrict it to weapons only - and base peacekeepers within Gaza to prevent use of tunnels for this purpose.

    from the article: U.S.: UN council rushing to blame Israel for Gaza flotilla deaths
    First published 10:36 02.06.10 | Last updated 10:36 02.06.10
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