The problem with all your boasting about Israel, Ben David - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • r cummings
    • 28.12.11 | 17:06 (IST)

    is that it remains a racist military oppressor of occupied peoples, a nation that openly violates international law by stealing their land and homes, bombing their civilians, imprisoning 'suspects' aka opponents without trial, passing racist laws. The world knows well that Israel deliberately provokes Gaza by killing 'suspects' and thereby breaking the ceasefire, as it did before Cast Lead and is doing now, so that it has an excuse to attack Gaza and show the voting public how firm and resolute the weasels who lead Israel are. Racism, colonialism, theft, law-breaking, war crimes seem to so easily slide off your list of what Israel does best. How about adding to your Israeli holiday brochure religious extremism, nationalist xenophobia, gross Jewish triumphalism, overwhelming hubris and the world's most assidiously fabricated propaganda, just for starters?

    from the article: IDF chief: Gaza war against Hamas was an 'excellent' operation
    First published 01:50 28.12.11 | Last updated 01:50 28.12.11
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