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Why are Moslem groups listed and not Jewish groups

Why are Moslem groups listed only, and not Jewish groups also?

Commenting on the Australian Government’s listing of Al Aqsa Foundation as “an entity involved in terrorism”, the Head of the General Palestinian Delegation to Australia and Ambassador of Palestine to Vanuatu, Mr Ali Kazak, criticised the Australian government’s continued biased policy towards Israel.

Mr Kazak said there are numerous Jewish terrorist groups operating in Israel some of which receive millions of dollars in funding from elements in the Australian Jewish community. For example, it is well-known to everyone, including the Australian government, that Mr Joseph Gutnick, has provided tens of millions of dollars to a Jewish terrorist settler group in Hebron, Gush Emunim, which is continuously terrorising the local Palestinians and some of its leaders have been convicted of terrorist acts in Israel’s own courts.

Mr Kazak asked why the Australian government does not list Jewish terrorist groups as well?

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