Extremism In All Forms? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Vladek
    • 15.12.09 | 17:00 (IST)

    Zealous extremism in all forms deserves defeat. Israel and the Arab world should join in that endeavor. Extremism takes many forms. Examples include the occupation of Palestine and all of the accompanying abuses of Palestinians, the wanton destruction in Gaza by the Israeli invasion, harboring of Israeli settlers that wreak havoc against Palestinians, as well as extremism directed against Israel, Europe, Russia and the USA. If Israel wants Arab cooperation, it needs to do some house-cleaning among its own policies, practices and people. The Saudi Peace Plan of 2002 proposed a strategy for Middle East security. Israel has the key to success if it begins within itself.

    from the article: Deputy FM to Arab world: Israel extends its hand in peace
    First published 15:44 15.12.09 | Last updated 15:48 15.12.09
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