Arafat Destroyed The Pals Economy, Not Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Israel
    • 19.06.07 | 16:09 (IDT)

    Strasler, the propagandist, conveniently leaves out the fact that Arafat was put in charge of the Palestinian economy in 1993. HE DESTROYED THEIR ECONOMY. Many Palestinians in the US wanted to come back and invest...he drove them away because he didn't want independent entrepeneurs. He wanted his population to remain poor and dependent on him for handouts. THAT IS WHERE THE BLAME LIES, STRASLER!

    from the article: Unmoved by the humanitarian crisis
    First published 00:00 19.06.07 | Last updated 00:00 19.06.07
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