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Desmond Tutu: Israel Guilty of Apartheid in Treatment of Palestinians
Tutu, the Nobel Peace laureate, criticized Israeli policies toward the Palestinians in the territories as “humiliating.”
Desmond Tutu, the noted civil rights leader who became the first black archbishop of Cape Town, compared Israel’s treatment of the Palestinians to the apartheid regime that discriminated against blacks in his native South Africa.
Tutu, the Nobel Peace laureate, told News24, a South African media entity, criticized Israeli policies toward the Palestinians in the territories as “humiliating.”
“I have witnessed the systemic humiliation of Palestinian men, women and children by members of the Israeli security forces,” he said in a…