noir wrote:No, Elyzabeth. He wasn't great. It is the Zionist ideal which is great. The honor that he got today shows how thin is the line between treachery and the almost universal respect. I remember how I danced when he lost the election to the presidency in the early 2000. It was a sweet joy. A bitter revenge for his Oslo "peace" accord. BTW, the Arabs and their friends (Robert Fisk et al.) called him today war criminal.
The Aras consider all jewfish people to be war criminals...Par for the course.The Oslo was such a strong hope for peace and ending the insanity?
"Operative Paragraph One "Affirms that the fulfillment of Charter principles requires the establishment of a just and lasting peace in the Middle East which should include the application of both the following principles:
(i) Withdrawal of Israeli armed forces from territories occupied in the recent conflict;(ii) Termination of all claims or states of belligerency and respect for and acknowledgment of the sovereignty, territorial integrity and political independence of every State in the area and their right to live in peace within secure and recognized boundaries free from threats or acts of force."