If They Can Sanction Russia Over Crimea, We Can Sanction Israel Over Palestine

If They Can Sanction Russia Over Crimea, We Can Sanction Israel Over Palestine

ROBERT NAIMAN, TRUTHOUT

I’m so delighted that President Obama and Congress are moving to impose sanctions on Russia over its military intervention in Crimea. Regardless of whether one thinks this is a wise or just policy in the case of Russia, this is setting a great political precedent in the United States for considering boycotts, divestment and sanctions on Israel over its military occupation of Palestine – the West Bank, Gaza and East Jerusalem.

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