which are quite valid. Israel likes to portray itself as a liberal western democracy, Jewish in character, which shares its values with the West. As such it is invaid to cite conditions in Arab countries which make no pretence about the nature of their societies. Israel is in fact fast becoming a Jewish theocracy to the detriment and oppression of its minorities. Ramin used the words 'Ethnic democracy'. Let's call it for what that really means. Apartheid.
U.S. and Russia discuss flight safety in Syria on conference call (Reuters)
from the article: U.S. State Department: Israel is not a tolerant society