Saturday, March 21, 2009

True Face of Israeli Democracy

Israeli Army T-Shirts Mock Gaza Killings

One, printed for a platoon of Israeli snipers depicts an armed Palestinian pregnant women caught in the crosshairs of a rifle, with the disturbing caption in English: "1 shot 2 kills".

Another depicts a child carrying a gun also in the centre of a target.

"The smaller, the harder," read the words on the t-shirt.

According to a soldier interviewed by the newspaper, the message has a double meaning: "It's a kid, so you've got a little more of a problem, morally and also the target is smaller."

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Is this the true face of America's free and democratic Middle Eastern ally? Shame on Israel! Why is this type of sick double standard allowed to continue in today's civilized world? If such a shirt was made towards Jews it would create a media frenzy! The descendants of the Holocaust should know better!