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    • Deborah
    • 06.05.07 | 17:22 (IDT)

    ??both stupid and ignorant, as well as immoral. Torture does not prevent terrorism. It may well on a very rare occasion prevent one attack but this kind of treatment breeds hatred and creates more would be terrorists than ever before. Now imagine if you will a would be suicide bomber contemplating if it is wrong or right to take the lives of innocent people and then reading how many of those potential victims agree with the torture of prisoners. It's just one more reason to go ahead with it. When a country forgets its own morals it can only expect the creation of more enemies and the likelihood of more deadly and horrific attacks. This is a fact so think on it.

    from the article: Rights groups: Shin Bet torturing jailed Palestinians
    First published 00:00 06.05.07 | Last updated 00:00 06.05.07
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