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    • Shimon
    • 08.01.14 | 04:19 (IST)

    Daniella, while it's fair to say that the Gaza mall and other 'pockets of affluence' in the Strip are often overstated by defenders of Israel, it's obtuse to state that they have no significance whatsoever. Anti-Israel activists and agitprop-minded journalists often make tendentious analogies between the situation in Gaza and the experience of Jews in the Holocaust; the existence of these 'pockets of affluence' are a stark illustration of how wrong and offensive those analogies are.

    from the article: So, did you see the malls in Gaza?
    First published 09:45 08.01.14 | Last updated 17:49 07.01.14
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