There is no point to elections - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 13.02.11 | 05:34 (IST)

    There is no point to elections if Israel can sweep down and arrest any elected officials that they don't like, as they did in 2006.

    from the article: Israeli Arabs call for a democratic Mideast in wake of Mubarak ouster
    First published 01:27 13.02.11 | Last updated 01:27 13.02.11
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