Weirtham and ECAJ show once again what dishonest apologists they are for Israel. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Miki
    • 22.01.14 | 01:31 (IST)

    According to ECAJ's Executive Director Peter Wertheim, the Fourth Geneva Convention doesn't apply to Israel because it does not make any "explicit reference" to Israel. This statement is so opportunistically dishonest and stupid you have to laugh - it doesn't "explicitly reference" the other 194 countries which are signatories to it either. It doesn't have too - what is relevant is that Israel, like all the other countries are signatories to the convention and are therefore bound by it under international law.

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