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    • Gordon from Australia
    • 01.12.12 | 04:59 (IST)

    All the polls in Australia on Israel and the Palestinians produce the same result, substantially more support for the Palestinians than Israel. The Jewish Lobby and its American friends can buy our politicians and influence our media, but you don't have much support amongst ordinary Australians. I remember the annual opinion poll a Jewish lobby group did that produced the result that Australians rated Israel only fractionaly above Iran and North Korea, so when they asked that question the next and following years that didn't ask about Israel.

    from the article: Despite controversial abstention, Australia likely to remain loyal ally of Israel
    First published 09:11 30.11.12 | Last updated 09:11 30.11.12
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