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Islamic Totalitarianism

Posted in MIDDLE-EAST POLITICS, ONLINE DEBATE with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 19, 2017 by drjgelb

I came across this brief video today by Rebel Media’s excellent Faith Goldy and I added the following comment that I’d like my readers to note:

https://youtu.be/92uqEwzjh2g

With respect, Islamic Totalitarianism is not new. Islam has been totalitarian since its inception 1400yrs ago. Sharia is prototypically totalitarian, a rigid & brutal system of laws & regulations covering every aspect of life from cradle to grave, including the arenas of personal, politics, religion, relationships, warfare, sexuality, gender, education, life & death. Far from being confined to the last 100yrs, Islamic Totalitarianism characterised the Ottoman Empire throughout its reign, from 1299AD – 1924AD when it was dissolved by Ataturk. In 1928, Hassan Al-Banna founded the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) and its charter that dedicated the MB to the re-establishment of the Islamic Caliphate & its global spread. Since 1928, the MB has formed Jihadist organisations such as al-Qaeda, Boko Haram & ISIS to name but a few, to disrupt secular Muslim majority nations with a view to creating Islamic theocracies in their place & to extend their reach to the rest of the world until a single Islamic global government loyal only to Allah is established. Such an entity has no room for non-Muslim faiths and conversion to Islam at the point of the sword is their intended strategy. The religious authorisation for this course of action is clearly laid out in the Trilogy of Islamic Sacred Texts, namely the Qur’an, Hadiths & Sunna. Furthermore, the prime arbiter of Sunni Islamic Jurisprudence, Al-Azhar University in Cairo (est. 692AD), has given its intellectual & religious academic nod to Jihadists and their Global Caliphate goals, despite Egyptian President al-Sisi’s pleas for reform of Islam’s totalitarian precepts. Colonel Eran Lerman is correct in pointing out the totalitarian aims of modern Jihadism but these aims do not differ from those of Islam throughout its existence. In my opinion, the fact that Islam’s supremacist & imperialist goals have remained so fixed for 1400yrs, is an indication of its lack of capacity to evolve and to develop a modern outlook & sensibility more suitable to global co-existence and peace and renders Islam the mortal enemy of all peace loving people everywhere. Like Communism, Nazism & all totalitarian ideologies, Islam seeks to subjugate those who do not share its beliefs & to make their lives hell on earth. For this reason, Islam should be seen as a regressive, 7th century anachronism that must be pressured to reform or if not, eliminated from amongst the more enlightened ideologies of the 21st century.

“What Pisses Me Off About The Berlin Christmas Market Terrorist Attack” – Stefan Molyneux – 19th December 2016 – MUST SEE!

Posted in ONLINE DEBATE with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on December 22, 2016 by drjgelb

U.S. Election: Cry Babies & Safety Pins!

Posted in U.S. POLITICS with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 14, 2016 by drjgelb

 

Chris Scott of SafetyPinDecal.com posted in Product Hunt 3 days ago.
This is what was posted & below is my annoyed response. How apt is the Safety-Pin symbol for these cry-babies!? Compulsory National Service works in Switzerland. Every household is a component in that nation’s philosophy of “armed neutrality” and so called “Millenials” are both responsible & resilient. 

“Brexit brought with it a 41% spike in hate crimes, causing many immigrants to live in fear of intimidation and violence. Out of this fear grew a community of people willing to stand up for those who feel threatened, to stand with and defend the marginalized.

The Safety Pin is the symbol of this movement, showing those around you that you believe in hope over hate.

Since the presidential election in the United States, we’re already seeing this same trend here in the US, with increasing hate speech, violence and intimidation toward minorities.

Put this decal on your car, laptop, water bottle or in the window of your home to show those around you that you will stand up for and welcome the marginalized and the downtrodden.

Let them know they’re safe with you and that you believe in #HopeNotHate.

All profits are donated to charity. See website for specifics.”

JEROME GELB — Psychiatrist
In 2012 (available without FBI login), FBI figures showed that 62.4% of hate crimes by religion, were against Jews & 11.6% against Muslims. (https://ucr.fbi.gov/hate-crime/2…). No “safety-pin” campaign has ever been applied towards protecting Jews in America.
The narrative of widespread Muslim “backlash” is propaganda spread by CAIR & the Regressive Left.
Jew-Hatred is a core principle of the trilogy of source Islamic Sacred Texts, a fact totally ignored by Mainstream Media.
Theological Illiteracy in the U.S. is at record levels and is especially high in respect of Islam. Study of Islam will reveal that Islam’s “Judgement Day” & ascendence of faithful adherents to Paradise, cannot occur as long as a single Jew remains alive on this planet and the Qur’an calls upon believers in Allah & His Messenger, Muhammad, to find every last Jew, including any hiding behind trees or under rocks & kill them.
Reaction to this well-known aspect of Islam by SJW’s and Regressives, is SILENCE or denial. No consideration whatsoever is given to the fear that unvetted Muslim immigration causes in many communities previously & currently targeted/victimised by the militant forces of Islam.
The “down-trodden” you speak of are the very people that the Democrats have used and neglected for 2 centuries. Anyone with even a passing interest in U.S. history will tell you that the Democrats were the party of Native American genocide & land confiscation, African American Slavery, Civil War antagonists, the party of lynchings, the KKK, Segregation and Jim Crow Laws and that they opposed the granting of suffrage to women and blacks.
The Democrats established inner city black ghettos & have been responsible for their decay as the party overwhelmingly administering American cities. The Democrats were also involved in collusion with the Mafia, Political, Union & Voter Corruption & Fraud via Tammany Hall, Boss Tweed & his ilk and in the 1960’s, the Democrats lied about the so called “great switch”, in which only 1% of Democrats became Republicans & vice versa. The Democratic Party has remained the party of racists and corruption.
Bill & Hillary Clinton’s ingrained corruption of American Politics is appalling to informed and educated Australians like me who had no iron in the fire of this election, and how any American could want a President beholden to the Arab Theocracies who paid hundreds of millions of dollars to The Clinton Foundation and to the Clintons’ personal accounts, is incomprehensible.
To reject the result of the ultimate sign of Democracy, a free & fair general election, because your candidate failed to reveal her psychopathy sufficient for you to recognise it, is no reason to protest, to riot, to cry or to engage in empty, muddle-headed virtue signalling campaigns such as this.
Grow-up, accept the result, demand whatever degree of political accountability you wish over the next 4yrs and learn the detailed history of both major U.S. political parties, remembering that the two mentors Hillary Clinton expresses most regard for are former Democratic Senator & Grand Wizard of the KKK, Robert Byrd and Communist agitator, author and expert Community Organiser, Saul Alinsky (on whom Hillary wrote her thesis).
Put away the Safety Pins before someone really gets pricked!

Bosch Fawstin:Cartoons

Posted in MIDDLE-EAST POLITICS with tags , , , , on October 11, 2016 by drjgelb

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Source: Bosch Fawstin:Cartoons

LIES, LIES, LIES, AS MUSLIM AUTHOR AND COMMENTER DENY ISLAMIC JEW HATRED

Posted in MIDDLE-EAST POLITICS with tags , , , , , , , , on September 16, 2015 by drjgelb

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Stephen Schwartz wrote an article in today’s Huffington Post suggesting that the coincidence of Jewish and Islamic Holy Days this year represents an opportunity for goodwill. His article failed to mention the horrific reality of Islamic Jew Hatred dating from Muhammad’s failure to convert Medina’s remaining Jewish population (after most left when expelled in 622 CE). I had to point out the incontrovertible facts to this “expert”, as follows:

Were it only so easy as mutual goodwill! Islam began with the expulsion of the Jews of Medina in 622 CE because they would not convert to Islam and this was followed by the slaughter of the remaining Jews in 627 CE. 900 Jewish men & boys were murdered by Muhammad and his followers and the women & children were divided between the murderers as sex slaves or plain slaves. Not a neighborly start to any relationship. Jews were then accorded Dhimmi status as second-class citizens and forced to pay the Jizya or poll tax in order to keep their heads a year at a time. The Muslim attitude towards Jews is clearly mandated by the Qur’an eg. “The Muslim attitude toward Jews is reflected in various verses throughout the Koran, the holy book of the Islamic faith. “They [the Children of Israel] were consigned to humiliation and wretchedness. They brought the wrath of God upon themselves, and this because they used to deny God’s signs and kill His Prophets unjustly and because they disobeyed and were transgressors” (Sura 2:61). According to the Koran, the Jews try to introduce corruption (5:64), have always been disobedient (5:78), and are enemies of Allah, the Prophet and the angels (2:97­9)” Jews were prohibited from holding public office, being in the Armed Forces & could not bear arms. They were not allowed to ride horses or camels, to build synagogues or churches taller than mosques, to construct houses higher than those of Muslims or to drink wine in public. They were not allowed to pray or mourn in loud voices that might offend the Muslims. The dhimmi had to show public deference toward Muslims-always yielding them the center of the road. The dhimmi was not allowed to give evidence in court against a Muslim, and his oath was unacceptable in an Islamic court. To defend himself, the dhimmi would have to purchase Muslim witnesses at great expense. This left the dhimmi with little legal recourse when harmed by a Muslim. Dhimmis were also forced to wear distinctive clothing. In the ninth century, for example, Baghdad’s Caliph al-Mutawakkil designated a yellow badge for Jews, setting a precedent that would be followed centuries later in Nazi Germany. At various times, Jews in Muslim lands were able to live in relative peace and thrive culturally and economically. The position of the Jews was never secure, however, and changes in the political or social climate would often lead to persecution, violence and death. Jews were generally viewed with contempt by their Muslim neighbors; peaceful coexistence between the two groups involved the subordination and degradation of the Jews.

When Jews were perceived as having achieved too comfortable a position in Islamic society, Anti-Semitism would surface, often with devastating results: On December 30, 1066, Joseph HaNagid, the Jewish vizier of Granada, Spain, was crucified by an Arab mob that proceeded to raze the Jewish quarter of the city and slaughter its 5,000 inhabitants. The riot was incited by Muslim preachers who had angrily objected to what they saw as inordinate Jewish political power.

Similarly, in 1465, Arab mobs in Fez slaughtered thousands of Jews, leaving only 11 alive, after a Jewish deputy vizier treated a Muslim woman in “an offensive manner.” The killings touched off a wave of similar massacres throughout Morocco. Other mass murders of Jews in Arab lands occurred in Morocco in the 8th century, where whole communities were wiped out by Muslim ruler Idris I; North Africa in the 12th century, where the Almohads either forcibly converted or decimated several communities; Libya in 1785, where Ali Burzi Pasha murdered hundreds of Jews; Algiers, where Jews were massacred in 1805, 1815 and 1830 and Marrakesh, Morocco, where more than 300 hundred Jews were murdered between 1864 and 1880. Decrees ordering the destruction of synagogues were enacted in Egypt and Syria (1014, 1293-4, 1301-2), Iraq (854-859, 1344) and Yemen (1676). Despite the Koran’s prohibition, Jews were forced to convert to Islam or face death in Yemen (1165 and 1678), Morocco (1275, 1465 and 1790-92) and Baghdad (1333 and 1344). The situation of Jews in Arab lands reached a low point in the 19th century. Jews in most of North Africa (including Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Libya and Morocco) were forced to live in ghettos. In Morocco, which contained the largest Jewish community in the Islamic Diaspora, Jews were made to walk barefoot or wear shoes of straw when outside the ghetto. Even Muslim children participated in the degradation of Jews, by throwing stones at them or harassing them in other ways. The frequency of anti-Jewish violence increased, and many Jews were executed on charges of apostasy. Ritual murder accusations against the Jews became commonplace in the Ottoman Empire. Similarly, in 1465, Arab mobs in Fez slaughtered thousands of Jews, leaving only 11 alive, after a Jewish deputy vizier treated a Muslim woman in “an offensive manner.” The killings touched off a wave of similar massacres throughout Morocco. Other mass murders of Jews in Arab lands occurred in Morocco in the 8th century, where whole communities were wiped out by Muslim ruler Idris I; North Africa in the 12th century, where the Almohads either forcibly converted or decimated several communities; Libya in 1785, where Ali Burzi Pasha murdered hundreds of Jews; Algiers, where Jews were massacred in 1805, 1815 and 1830 and Marrakesh, Morocco, where more than 300 hundred Jews were murdered between 1864 and 1880. 

By the twentieth century, the status of the dhimmi in Muslim lands had not significantly improved. H.E.W. Young, British Vice Consul in Mosul, wrote in 1909:
The attitude of the Muslims toward the Christians and the Jews is that of a master towards slaves, whom he treats with a certain lordly tolerance so long as they keep their place. Any sign of pretension to equality is promptly suppressed.” 

When Stephen Schwartz can address this horrendous history of barbarism & entrenched Jew Hatred & remove the mandatory Qur’anic passages prescribing death for all Jews, we may be able to begin a dialogue. Frankly, I won’t be holding my breath!

I then received the following comment to my post:

Manzoor Ali Khan       Islamabad, Pakistan

Muslims and Jews have nothing against each other. As a matter of fact Islam has adopted many things of Judaism. Muslims hold Abraham and Moses in very high esteem and considered revered Prophets. According to a verse of the Holy Quran our faith is incomplete if we don’t believe in all the Prophets including these two. When the Holy Prophet migrated from Makkah to Madinah in 622 AD and formed first state all inhabitants including Jews and Christians were treated like equal citizens of State. Yes, there may have been instances when Jews may not have been treated fairly, as now Muslims in Palestine but that could be on account of politics and not religion. Holy Quran says that we should have common grounds for dialogue between different faiths. Negativity and hatred will not take us anywhere, rather goodwill and tolerance will.

MY RESPONSE WAS IMMEDIATE!

Let us look at the Qur’an Mr Ali Khan, because you use Taqqiya and therefore say that you are not telling untruths. Let me show the readers how dishonest you are.


Ignominy shall be their portion [the Jews’] wheresoever they are found… They have incurred anger from their Lord, and wretchedness is laid upon them… because they disbelieve the revelations of Allah and slew the Prophets wrongfully… because they were rebellious and used to transgress. [Surah 111, v. 112]

And thou wilt find them [the Jews] the greediest of mankind….[Surah 11, v. 96]
Evil is that for which they sell their souls… For disbelievers is a terrible doom.[Surah II, v. 90]

Taste ye [Jews] the punishment of burning.[Surah III, v. 18 1]

Proclaim a woeful punishment to those that hoard up gold and silver…. Their treasures shall be heated in the dres of Hell, and their foreheads, sides and backs branded with them. . . . ‘Taste then the punishment which is your due. [Surah IX, v. 35]

“They [the Jews] are the heirs of Hell…. They will spare no pains to corrupt you. They desire nothing but your ruin. Their hatred is clear from what they say … When evil befalls you they rejoice.” Ibid. [Surah 111, v. 117-120]

Those who disbelieve Our revelations, We shall expose them to the fire. As often as their skins are consumed We shall exchange them for fresh skins that they may taste the torment.[Surah IV, v. 56]

Because of the wrongdoing of the Jews…. And of their taking usury … and of their devouring people’s wealth by false pretenses. We have prepared for those of them who disbelieve a painful doom.[Surah IV, v. 160, 161]

Allah hath cursed them [the Jews] for their disbelief.[Surah IV, v. 46]

They [the Jews] will spare no pains to corrupt you. They desire nothing but your ruin. Their hatred is clear from what they say, but more violent is the hatred which their breasts conceal.[Surah III, v. 117-120]

In truth, the disbelievers are an open enemy to you.[Surah IV, v. 101]

Their evil-speaking and their devouring of illicit gain? …. evil is their handiwork.[Surah V, v. 62, 63]And thou seest [Jews and Christians] vying one with another in sin and transgression and their devouring of illicit gain. Verily evil is what they do. Why do not the rabbis and the priests forbid t

O ye who believe! Take not the Jews and Christians for friends. [Surah V, v. 51]

The most vehement of mankind in hostility [are] the Jews and the idolators. [Surah V, v. 82]

Fight against such of those [Jews and Christians] … until they pay the tribute readily, being brought low.[Surah IX, v. 29]

Allah fighteth against them [the Jews]. How perverse they are![Surah IX, v. 30]

Believers, many are the rabbis and the monks who defraud men of their possessions… Proclaim a woeful punishment to those that hoard up gold and silver and do not spend it in Allah’s cause…. their treasures shall be heated in the fire of Hell…. [Surah IX, v. 26-34]

They [the Jews] spread evil in the land …. [Surah V, v. 62-66]

[The Jews] knowingly perverted [the word of Allah], know of nothing except lies … commit evil and become engrossed in sin. [Surah II, v. 71-85]

Early Hadith say that the Dajjal (Anti-Christ) will have 70,000 Jewish followers from Iran

The Killing of Dajjal (Anti-Christ) and the Victory of the Muslims: 

After the completion of congregational dawn prayers, Jesus will open the door behind him where Dajjal accompanied by 70,000 Yahudis (Jews) will be. He will indicate with his hand to move away between himself (Jesus) and Dajjal. Dajjal will then see Jesus. At that time every unbeliever on whom the breath of Jesus will reach, will die. His breath will reach up to the distance of his eyesight. The Muslims will then come down from the mountains and break loose on the army of Dajjal. There will be war, Dajjal will retreat, and Jesus will pursue Dajjal. Jesus will have two flexible swords and one shield with him and with these he will kill Dajjal at the Gate of Hudd. He will show the Muslims the blood of Dajjal which will get on his shield. Eventually the Yahudis (Jews) will be selected and killed. The swine will be killed and the cross broken. People will revert to Islam. Wars will end, and people will return to their respective countries. One Jamaat (group) of Muslims will remain in his service and companionship.

Later Hadiths (appearing in the 1930s and 1940s under the influence of Hajj Amin Husseini) indicated the Messiah that all Jews wait for is the Dajjal, and “The resurrection of the dead will not come until the Muslims will war with the Jews and the Muslims will kill (exterminate) them.

THIS LIST IS FAR FROM EXHAUSTIVE.

REVISING HISTORY SHOULD BE A CRIME!

Posted in MIDDLE-EAST POLITICS with tags , , , , , , , on September 6, 2015 by drjgelb
One of the Source Texts of Islam

One of the Source Texts of Islam

Test-Tube News has a Video on Israeli-Arab conflict that is full of inaccuracies. I commented as follows:
This video contains several serious inaccuracies. Firstly, it is crucial to understand that the Arab population of the British Mandated Area was only 120,000 Bedouin in 1928. The land was barren and rock-strewn. 2000yrs of its use as a thoroughfare for various armies had seen nearly all trees cut down and the topsoil blown away. British commanders said the land was virtually empty and desolate. Even before WWII, Jews migrated to the area and bought up land from absentee Arab landowners, eventually purchasing nearly 50% of the land designated by the Partition Plan. Arab leaders prohibited landowners from selling to Jews under penalty of death but the greatly inflated prices they obtained led to much civil disobedience. Jewish settlers pre-1939 irrigated and reclaimed the barren land, planted crops and planted millions of trees, transforming the land and creating a huge number of jobs. 700,000 mainly Jordanian Arabs migrated to Israel to take these jobs and improve their lives. Two hours after the Partition Plan created 2 States in the Mandated area, 7 Arab Nations declared a war of extermination on Israel – but they lost. The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem & his protege, Egyptian-born Yasser Arafat, caused a panic by falsely claiming that the Jews planned a mass killing of Muslims. About 500,000 Muslims fled toward Jordan, from whence they had originally emigrated. The Hashemite minority monarch, King Hussein, did not want the refugees to return and blocked them in the West Bank, where refugee camps were established. The Jordanian Kingdom has refused to let these former citizens of Jordan return, preferring to use them as pawns in a horrid game to rid Muslim land of the hated Jews. Muhammad commanded all Muslims to eliminate all Jews from the earth before the Islamic Judgement Day could arrive. Even one remaining Jew would prevent the much anticipated “end days”. The Jordanian Arabs stuck in refugee camps were not called Palestinians until 1967, a fact confirmed by the PLO UN representative in a speech to the Security Council in 1977. The Palestinians as a distinct people were fabricated to allow them to replace the Jews as “underdogs”. All claims of historical Palestinian ownership and residence in Israel are totally false (look it up!) and the truth supports a continuous Jewish presence in Israel for 3500yrs. The Arabs have attacked Israel in aggressive war on 4 occasions, 1948, 1956, 1967 and 1973. So, what do the Arabs want? The PLO Constitution, Hamas Charter, Muslim Brotherhood Manifesto and Al Qaeda Jihad Blueprint ALL CONTAIN THE NON-RECOGNITION OF THE JEWISH STATE & THE INTENTION TO ANNIHILATE ISRAEL AND ALL THE JEWS. The PLO expressed disdain about the West Bank and Gaza from 1948 – 1967 and always expressed the intention to retake all of Israel – an ONE STATE SOLUTION. Nothing in any of the PLO’s publications has ever accepted the TWO STATE SOLUTION and they DO NOT WANT IT! So who should Israel negotiate with? All the Arab organisations want one thing………all Jews DEAD. That’s the bottom line and if you doubt me, read what is clearly stated in the Qur’an, Haddiths and various Sura. Read it for yourselves. When you consult the Qur’an, keep in mind that it is arranged by length of chapter, NOT CHRONOLOGICALLY. The final, crucial chapter is Sura (chapter) 9. All Muslims know what this chapter mandates……hatred of the Infidel, victory by deceit and stealth and eventual world Islam. For those who oppose this plan, DEATH is their destiny. The above account will never be accurately told by the media……most are ignorant and uninformed. Research Islam and the Arab-Israeli conflict from the place where it all begins, the words of the Qur’an, infallible and unmodifiable under penalty of DEATH and keep in mind that Islam was created in the 7th Century, 1400yrs ago. Since then, 275,000,000 people have been murdered in Allah’s name. Jewish History is over 5700yrs old and Jews do NOT try to convert others. They want to be left alone. Israel is the only Democracy in the entire Middle East. It is a tiny speck surrounded by 400,000,000 Muslims. Why is Israel such a target for the Muslim Nations? Because their religion WILL NEVER TOLERATE THE EXISTENCE OF THE JEWS.

PETITION TO REFER THE ISLAMIC STATE’S LEADERSHIP TO THE ICC

Posted in MIDDLE-EAST POLITICS with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 17, 2014 by drjgelb

I signed an online petition today that has collected tens of thousands of signatures calling for international partners to refer the Islamic State to the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity. A few hours after I signed the petition, this automated reply from the British Foreign Secretary arrived:

“Thank you for your email.

The Foreign Secretary is receiving a large volume of emails on Iraq and abuses being carried out by actions by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). He regrets that he is unable to reply personally to each one.

The Foreign Secretary shares the concerns of many in the UK about the suffering of civilians in Iraq and condemns in the strongest possible terms the atrocities that are being committed by ISIL. They are targeting people of all religions and ethnicity, different ages, male and female, including the most vulnerable.

We now have confirmed reports that ISIL continues to kidnap large numbers of people, mostly women, and credible information that women and children are being held by ISIL in a number of locations. We have confirmed reports that some women have been executed, possibly because they refused to change their religion, while others have been sold or allocated as slaves. We are also receiving distressing reports from displaced persons fleeing ISIL of family separation and their heinous crimes.

We utterly condemn the acts of horrific violence and slavery reportedly being carried out by ISIL in areas under its control. These are serious breaches of the Geneva Conventions and all parties to the conflict must do everything in their power to prevent them and to protect the civilian population.

The Government is working closely with the United Nations, the Iraqi authorities and international partners to ease the humanitarian situation in Iraq, including providing humanitarian support assistance to displaced people, many of whom have been the victims of ISIL’s abuses and persecution.

Internationally, the UK chaired an emergency meeting of the United Nations Security Council on 7 August to discuss ISIL’s attacks and the humanitarian situation. The UK Government has driven UN Security Council Resolution 2170, which was unanimously adopted at the UN Security Council on 15 August. This builds on our strong contribution to the humanitarian response to the current crisis in Iraq by providing measures to choke ISIL’s recruitment and financing and sanctioning ISIL individuals.

Any decision to refer to the International Criminal Court must be made on the basis of what will be the most effective means to bring the perpetrators of these atrocities to account. We will look at every available option to ensure accountability and to work with our international partners on what can be done to both assist the victims and to bring those responsible to justice.

If you have contacted the FCO as a member of the public, thank you for your email. Your email will be forwarded to the relevant part of the FCO for reply.”

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