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    • Palestinian Brit
    • 15.12.09 | 23:06 (IST)

    Israeli border crossings are the worst in the world for the traveller. Everyone is made to feel they are a suspect. London is strict but the security personnel smile and are apologetic for any delays. I found the same in the US - strict security but pleasant staff.Good manners and politeness do not rate very highly on the Israeli agenda. By contrast I travel via Jordan and the difference is 100%. Even regular travellers to Israel complain about the way they are treated.

    from the article: Police shoot U.S. student's laptop upon entry to Israel
    First published 18:30 15.12.09 | Last updated 17:37 16.12.09
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