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Netherlands embraces Israel tighter, squeezing out human rights

Adri Nieuwhof |The Electronic Intifada |22 June 2011 Dutch Deputy Prime Minister Maxime Verhagen with Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman (Yossi Zamir /Newscom ) While Israel continues its ruthless occupation and oppression in the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and Syria’s Golan Heights, the right-wing government of the Netherlands plans to deepen its economic collaboration with Israel […]

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What Do you Mean We are Undermining the Government?

Wednesday, 19 January 2011 09:51 Marinus Verweij, ICCO Last Thursday, ICCO discussed its funding of the news site The Electronic Intifada with Uri Rosenthal, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of The Netherlands. It was a tough and straightforward talk, but ICCO sees no reason to change its policy. International law is the main guideline for […]

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