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September 26, 2012

Let us not forget

Thirty years ago in Beirut, Lebanon, a horror was carried out in the Palestinian refugee camps of Sabra and Shatila by Israeli selected militia. The camps were sealed off so that potential victims could not escape. The plan for this had been carefully designed with the full knowledge of Israel’s President Menachem Begin and his lead general, Ariel Sharon. Actually Sharon had discussed an even more extensive plan for dealing with the Palestinians in the Israeli cabinet in July 1982.

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