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Why govt may not support move to declare Pakistan a 'terror state'

New Delhi, Feb 21: A move to declare Pakistan as a terror state will be opposed by the Union government citing diplomatic reasons. A private member’s bill had been moved in the Rajya Sabha recently seeking to declare countries such as Pakistan as terror states. 55 more words

Vicky Nanjappa

Waterboarding, or tea and crumpets?

“But God is love.”  Yes Elohim is love, but that hardly qualifies you for either a Nobel Peace Prize or an honorary degree from the institute For contextual Correctness – jelly bean.   310 more words

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Israel’s Settlement Regulations Bill and International Law

By Eugene Kontorovich
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 8:04 AM

Editor’s Note: After reading Eugene Kontorovich’s post, be sure to read a response to his post by Yaël Ronen and Yuval Shany, “ 1,383 more words

Israel

Deputy AG: 'You can't pick and choose which parts of int'l law you like on W. Bank'

Jpost Israel News – Politics and Diplomacy

By Yonah Jeremy Bob 06 February 2017

THE SETTLEMENT of Efrat in Gush Etzion

The Knesset cannot pick and choose which parts of international law it likes and which it does not regarding the West Bank, Deputy Attorney-General for International Affairs Roy Schondorf told the joint Knesset committees handling the Settlement Bill in a classified briefing last month, which was only declassified Monday. 335 more words

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WHY ARE THESE TERRITORIES DIFFERENT FROM ALL OTHER TERRITORIES?

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WHY ARE THESE TERRITORIES DIFFERENT FROM ALL OTHER TERRITORIES? THE LAW, JUDEA, SAMARIA AND GAZA

MODERATOR: AMIT SEGAL – Correspondent, Israel Channel 2… 199 more words

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For once I'll agree with trump, Australia is dumping it's problems on others

Much is being written by journalists at the moment on the first phone call between US President Donald Trump and our Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, apparently Trump hung up on him around 30 minutes or so into the call as he’s ticked off with a deal the former administration made with our own. 161 more words

tRump Makes Good on Campaign Promise to Commit War Crimes

“The other thing with the terrorists is you have to take out their families, when you get these terrorists, you have to take out their families.They care about their lives, don’t kid yourself. 438 more words

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