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clockwork
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posted 06 March 2003 11:25 PM      Profile for clockwork     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
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Campaigners say the 21-year-old fled to Israel four years ago after being arrested and tortured by Palestinian police because of his sexuality.

'Death threat' to Palestinian gays

[ 07 March 2003: Message edited by: clockwork ]


From: Pokaroo! | Registered: May 2001  |  IP: Logged
DrConway
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posted 07 March 2003 01:02 AM      Profile for DrConway     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
I've heard the Israeli police aren't so nice sometimes either.

Then again, even being gay in a Western country is not a picnic at all times.


From: You shall not side with the great against the powerless. | Registered: May 2001  |  IP: Logged
Smith
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posted 07 March 2003 02:26 AM      Profile for Smith     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post
Well, I'd rather be a gay Israeli than a gay Palestinian.

But then, I'd rather be an Israeli than a Palestinian regardless. *shrug*


From: Muddy York | Registered: Oct 2002  |  IP: Logged

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