It is not often that a report’s conclusions are so obviously bogus that anyone with a critical eye could make mincemeat of them using only a highlighter, and without even needing to consult alternative sources of information.
Yet a recently leaked EU report on “settler violence” is so cooked that it defies even its own internal logic.
The report, which was compiled by EU diplomats in Ramallah and seen by EUobserver, accuses the Israeli government of not doing enough to prevent a supposed upsurge in attacks on Palestinians by Jewish residents of Judea and Samaria (“settlers”, of course, because the EU rejects even their right to live there in the first place).
Naturally, no such criticism is meted out to the Palestinian government.
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