He just overcompensated - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Alex
    • 22.02.11 | 01:00 (IST)

    Enormous pressure was put on him not to come to Israel, by both open supporters of islamic terror and people who should know better. He just chickened out and overcompensated in his speech trying to appease the other side. Given the amount of pressure he was under, it's kind of hard to blame him.

    from the article: Accepting Jerusalem Prize, McEwan slams Israeli policies
    First published 02:19 21.02.11 | Last updated 02:19 21.02.11
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