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    • William M Ennis
    • 16.02.10 | 19:38 (IST)

    First, let's start with the founder of MEMRI TV, shall we? They are: Yigal Carmon, a former colonel in Israeli Military Intelligence, advisor to Shamir and Rabin on countering Palestinian resistance. This alone should make anyone suspicious. But there's more. The Chairman of the Guardian newspaper in Britain rightly calls it a propaganda operation. Claims of selective choosing of the most militant Islamic media clips is accurate, and proves its bias. Consider if someone did a survey of hateful calls to genocide by Israelis found, say, on the Jerusalem Post website. (look for yourself at their posts). Third, there have been proven deliberate mistranslations including one famous one: IN 2007 a cnn team proved that a translation purported to say, on a Palestinian children's tv program, "we will annihilate the Jews" when in fact the words were "the Jews are killing us". So. Why don't you do all reasonable people a favour, and change your psuedonym to "The Liar". Adieu.

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