The decision to deny the seven students - and dozens of other young Gazans with places in Western universities - is counter-productive say human rights groups.
I don't understand who went in Isreals wheaties here but this is knit picking to the highest degree. I am one to say defend yourself but students who can and are part of the future. Come on now. They are going to school across the ocean what the. Isreal lost points with me on this one. At least Miss Rice said it
If you cannot engage young people and give complete horizon to their expectations and to their dreams, then I don't know that there would be any future for Palestine or, frankly, since I believe the two-state solution is so important to Israelis and Palestinians, to the people of that region who want to have decent lives," Ms Rice added.