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The controversial UN agency that
found rockets in its Gaza schools

Washington Post, by Terrence McCoy

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Posted By:Toledo, 8/1/2014 8:07:29 AM

Several days ago, a sandy-haired United Nations spokesman named Christopher Gunness had a moment when, as he explains it, “words cracked under the burden of meaning.” Clad in a tan blazer, he was just about to wrap up an interview with Al Jazeera from an office adorned with a United Nations flag. He felt emotion rising, but suppressed it. “The rights of Palestinians — even their children — are wholesale denied,” he told the news station. “And it’s appalling.” Then the interview, he thought, was over. Feeling unencumbered from the burdens of representing the U.N., he allowed his emotion to swell

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Policom, 8/1/2014 8:28:56 AM     (No. 9949054)

Does Mr.Gunness also weep for the children who died building the tunnels? Why is he not mad about Hamas putting the population in harms way? I think he needs to start apologizing to Israel right after he quits his cushy job.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Sanspeur, 8/1/2014 8:46:40 AM     (No. 9949085)

Anyone else get a pop up ad for donations to a muzzie fund.using a big eyed kid as prop . Disgusting....

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lana720, 8/1/2014 8:57:29 AM     (No. 9949106)

UN propaganda machine. What good are they?

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