Hodjanernes Blog

2 december 2010

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Amnesty m.fl. har 2 holdninger til anvendelse af hvidt fosfor.

Når Israel bruger hvidt fosfor på lovlig vis, er det ulovligt. Når pæstilenserne bruger det i strid med reglerne, er det lovligt.

Clearly, it is a “war crime” for Israel to use white phosphorus in such a way that its use is legal – as a smoke screen to protect maneuvering troops – but it’s okay for Gazan terrorists to use it in such a way that it cannot possibly be legal; there are no maneuvering Gazan troops in the vicinity who could use these particular weapons as a smoke screen.

Amnesty’s last mention of white phosphorus was in August. They have been completely silent on this matter.

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