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    • Iain Williamson
    • 09.03.12 | 14:26 (IST)

    The writer clearly has not been spat on and insulted by various Israeli groups to the way to the Armenian church, routinely. Try having the Armenian holocaust recognised by Israel. Armenia being the first Christian astte in the world by the way. Nor has the writer been in Bahrain, where Christian places of worship are never touched or bothered in any way, even during the violent unrest. Christians in Jordan, and indeed in Syria are not targeted in any form. Any distrust that exists is mutual, between a certain segment of each population. Try being a Muslem in various areas of Europe these days. And ..a question, to finally settle the issue: are Christmas trees illegal or not in Israel?

    from the article: Israel is only Mideast state safe for Christians, envoy to U.S. says
    First published 13:23 09.03.12 | Last updated 13:23 09.03.12
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