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Palestinians and Israelis: Unequal Treatment ~ by @StephenLendman

Occupied Palestine | فلسطين

by Stephen Lendman | Stephen Lendman Blog | Oct 11, 2013

Israeli deaths alone matter. Palestinian ones go unnoticed. Unequal treatment ignores their suffering. Daily crimes against humanity go unreported.


Israelis killed make headlines. A previous article discussed IDF Staff Sgts. Tomer Hazan and Gal Kobi. Both were shot and killed.


Nine-year old Israeli Noam Glick was shot and wounded. She’s in stable condition.


Feature stories covered what happened. Israeli soldiers went on a rampage. They sealed off Palestinian communities, refugee camps and surrounding areas. They stormed them.


They conducted intensive house-to-house searches. Homes were broken into violently. They were ransacked. Cars were stopped and inspected. Dozens of Palestinians were assaulted.


Dozens more were arrested. Brutal interrogations followed. It’s longstanding Israeli practice. Detained individuals are isolated.


They’re denied counsel or access to family members. They’re tortured. Children are treated like adults.


On October 11, Haaretz headlined “Israeli reserves colonel murdered…

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