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How the Gaza massacre exposed international cowardice

As Palestinians were getting killed in Gaza, political leaders around the world switched to their usual doublespeak.

Palestinian demonstrators run from tear gas fired by Israeli forces during a protest marking the 70th anniversary of the Nakba in the southern Gaza Strip [Ibraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters]


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No other word suffices. No other word captures the signature essence of diplomats – from Canada, the United Nations, Europe – and their obscene, code-word-laced responses to the massacre of Palestinians, including an eight-month-old child.

When the shocking, sprawling human carnage that revealed itself in Gaza on Monday demanded an unequivocal denunciation of the state-sanctioned murder of innocent children, women and men, predictably, they equivocated. 

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