The Guardian tries to provoke war between Israel and Pakistan

Posted by - February 4, 2009 - Oddballs

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Oops! The Guardian has unleashed a political hot potato all of its own baking by claiming that a Turkish footballer planted a Pakistan flag in the middle of the pitch during a match. The headline appears on the homepage of Guardian Sport, but fortunately they have got their story straight by the time you get to the main article which confirms it was a display of solidarity for Palestine’s war with Israel rather than Pakistan’s!