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    • Tony Silver - Kopenhagen
    • 25.03.12 | 14:45 (IST)

    This is all oddly reminiscent of the Wild West in the US in the mid 1800's. The natives were beaten down and disregarded as humans, crazed religious communities were set up and the rule of law was flimsy to non-existent. Well done israel, you are as backward as they come and regressing further by the day. You have about 100 years before you need to think about giving ethnic minorities any rights, on your current timeline.

    from the article: UN human rights body to probe Israel's settlement activities in West Bank
    First published 19:33 22.03.12 | Last updated 19:33 22.03.12
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