Typical deflection - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ahhh of course!
    • 16.02.13 | 21:00 (IST)

    It's sad to see the apologists' typical Hasbara tactic of deflection instead of honest acknowledgment of the issue, reflection and consider where Israel can improve. The "it's someone else's fault" or "others are worse, so we can't be blamed" or the constant drumbeat of 'they are obsessed with Israel" "poor us, everyone hates us for no reason" - no one else in the world is buying this anymore. If Israel wants to survive its people (and gov't) needs to grow up and take responsibility, make changes and behave like civilised adult beings instead of petulant children.

    from the article: EU calls for better conditions for Palestinians jailed in Israel
    First published 19:27 16.02.13 | Last updated 19:27 16.02.13
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