The response of right wing Israel supporters seems to be, that, since other nations have killed civilians it is OK for Israel as well. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Karma Chameleon
    • 31.05.11 | 15:17 (IDT)

    an alternate reading is that since other nations have killed civilians then they should not criticize israel for killing civilians. Either of these two :"strategies" may sound like a winner to right wingers. They are winners as long as they are presented only to other right wingers, but then other right wingers are already OK with it. As far as selling it to anybody else, forget it. These arguments are immoral and self defeating. they are as bad as the crime being justified.

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    First published 12:00 31.05.11 | Last updated 12:00 31.05.11
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