Two-faced position - If the Fatah prisoners are in prison because - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 29.01.10 | 04:08 (IST)

    they resisted the occupation, they are prisoners of war and should be treated as such; if they are terrorists, they should not be released; if they are criminals, they should not be released. Netanyahus's offer to release these prisoners shows that their arrests should never have occurred, and that Israel's classification of Palestinians as terrorists is nothing more than more propaganda to continue the occupation.

    from the article: Netanyahu to U.S.: I'll free Fatah prisoners to boost Abbas
    First published 02:15 29.01.10 | Last updated 03:40 29.01.10
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