Monday, January 04, 2016

Trump cites apartheid wall to justify banning Muslims

" "The separation wall is illegal under international law. The International Court of Justice ruled 14-to-one in 2004 that the “construction of the wall being built by Israel, the occupying Power, in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including in and around East Jerusalem, and its associated régime, are contrary to international law.” "The U.S. gives an average of more than $3 billion in military aid to Israel each year. The Obama administration has considered increasing this figure to $5 billion per year, or almost $14 million per day." "