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U.S. should end support for Israel's occupation of the West Bank [Letter]
U.S. should end support for Israel's occupation of the West Bank [Letter]

A recent news brief describing how the U.S. and the United Nations urged Israel to investigate the fatal shooting of two Palestinian teens last week after footage emerged suggesting the youths posed no immediate threat to troops should come as no surprise to readers ("Video suggests youths posed no threat to Israel," May 22). This past February, Amnesty International wrote a scathing report titled "Trigger-happy Israeli army and police use reckless force in the West Bank," which accused Israeli forces of displaying a callous disregard for human life by killing dozens of Palestinian civilians, including children, in the occupied West Bank over the past three years with...

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