US must cease picking and choosing its moral moments - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark from Florida
    • 08.09.11 | 09:23 (IDT)

    I sympathize with the Shalit situation, but where is similar sympathy for Rachel Corrie or the family of the Turkish-American slain on the Mavi Marmara? How is it more moral to turn a blind eye, or spinelessly reject settlement activity, yet automatically go to bat in UNSC against a Palestinian statehood attempt? US apprrently really fears Palestinians facing off as near-equals against the state of Israel, in international court. Wonder why...

    from the article: Top U.S. official: Hamas must release Gilad Shalit unconditionally
    First published 07:25 08.09.11 | Last updated 07:25 08.09.11
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