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    • Yasir
    • 13.04.10 | 21:03 (IDT)

    Let's just recap the facts on the last Gaza war: 1- Israel prevented journalists from reporting from Gaza.. I wonder why. 2- Human rights reports state that more than half of the deaths from that war were women and children. Did Israel compensate the families of those innocent people who lost their lives? 3- Israel refused discussion and/or shot down any attempt for a fair investigation; e.g the Goldstone report. Aside from that, the settlement activity in the West Bank is nothing but a systematic way of confiscating Palestinian land, validated by a wall built by the State of Israel. We really don't have to go 60 years ago to know who's lying and who isn't. We just need to look objectively at what's happening now and what happened a little over a year ago.

    from the article: How to tell when a Mideast Expert is lying
    First published 15:28 12.04.10 | Last updated 22:10 13.04.10
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