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The NCP regime is renowned for racism, contemptuousness to others , injustice, corruption, hypocrisy and seeks spread of sedition and the application of the principle of divide, conquer and rule and to putting a wedge among the trial groups in the society and the fragmentation of the social fabric in both rural and urban areas of the Sudanese homeland.
Fobbit makes clear that this tradition of contemptuousness for a bloated, chair-borne headquarters staff continues unabated into present day.
As the shells sent to Gaza and the images of innocent children killed in the attacks only help more and more Palestinians become soldiers to fight Israel out of rage and hatred, the contemptuousness of the Israeli side voicing such "solutions" as dropping an atomic bomb on Gaza is nothing but proof this conflict cannot be solved with this method, isn't it?