They say that in war truth is the first casualty – and the language of truth is certainly being butchered in comments made about the Hamas-Israel conflict. After initial horror at the savage assault by Hamas on the civilians of Israel on 7 October, the supporters of Hamas in Australia (and other Western nations) have begun twisting the language.
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