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Thursday, July 28, 2011

Other places which suck

Just for balance, here is a piece from al-Jazeera underlining the fact that Syria's President Assad really isn't a nice chap at all.

Assad is trained as a doctor: and there is evidence that plenty of Syrian doctors are complicit in torture.

Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia's proposal to make pretty much any kind of political dissent illegal and punishable by indefinite detention has (unsurprisingly) been condemned by Amnesty International.

Just in case anyone imagined that Israel was the only Middle Eastern country I would hate to live in.....


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