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Palestine - Australia rejects fiction to recognize reality

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June 8, 2014 11:30

The world has been duped into the use of language that reflects fiction - not fact.

Occupy AIPAC protesters dress up as settlements. March 3

Occupy AIPAC protesters dress up as settlements 370. (photo credit:MICHAEL WILNER)

Australia will no longer be referring to east Jerusalem and the West Bank (Judea and Samaria) as "occupied territories."

Attorney-General George Brandis made this clear when he read a statement to the Senate foreign affairs committee this week indicating the language of "occupation" was:

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