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    • Proud Israeli
    • 02.10.09 | 10:58 (IST)

    The Red Cross rules that prisoners must be accessed permission to be visited by 3rd party representatives, such as the Red Cross itself. "Prison" services are required to allow "prisoners" free access to writing letters to family, and to supervised visits. A "prisoner" is incarcerated for his or her crimes, and this requires a court case and sentence to suit the "crime", with provision for appeal within a court system. All these basic human rights codehas been denied Shalit. Where is the "honorable" UN human rights commission now? Why wont they sanction Hamas in order to bring them into line? The release of 20 prisoners for a 1 minute videotape for a kidnapped son describes succinctly Palestinian's total lack of respect for international human rights laws. That Hammas has held off almost all communication of Galit to his family since his kidnapping is barbaric. Of course the UN will turn a blind eye once again, so they can focus on Israel's demonization

    from the article: Gilad Shalit in video: I've been longing for my freedom for a long time
    First published 00:00 02.10.09 | Last updated 00:00 03.10.09
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