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    • Djamila N.
    • 31.07.06 | 08:17 (IDT)

    I am Muslim and my closest friend in the world is Jewish, we were kept together in the same crib as babies. This is the first time we have a fight for which we are not speaking to each other. Normally I find myself trying to stand up a little bit for Israel but this time I can't do this. It is the work of murderers, this slaughter in Lebanon. To kill hundreds of men, women, and children in such a short time is unforgivable. I post just to thank the soldiers who choose not to serve Israel in these situations. You are the only reason I am still able to care at all about the Israeli people. If not for you, I might imagine them all as the monsters who brought about this bloodshed.

    from the article: Soldier sentenced to 28 days for refusing to serve in Lebanon
    First published 00:00 30.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 30.07.06
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