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It would've been better to show them holding a white flag, not blindfolded

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Submitted by Anon (Israel), Feb 22, 2020 at 15:15

When Japan surrendered, their emperor was not blindfolded.

As an aside, to compare the PLO leader and the Hamas leader to innocent civilians and children killed in the holocaust, is to accuse the latter of actually having been terrorist leaders. The left-wing continues to grow increasingly insane.

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I link in the article to Americans and Israelis being blindfolded in the Middle East. It's what's done these days. Plus, comparing Abbas and Haniyeh to the emperor of Japan seems like a stretch to me.

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