Leonard - Jimmy Carter never called Israel an apartheid state - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Elmer
    • 30.12.09 | 22:50 (IST)

    I find Carter contemptible. His criticisms of Israel and his friendliness with the world's terrorists are beyond the pale. His Sunday School lesson transcripts leads me to believe that he simply has something against Jews in general. But he has made it very clear that he does not regard "Israel proper" as an apartheid state. Instead, he is referring to the condition Israel has set up in the West Bank. You don't have to be dishonest to criticize Carter - there is an abundance of legitimate things to criticize him for. (And the column's author did not call Israel proper an apartheid state, either.)

    from the article: 28 kilometers of distilled apartheid
    First published 01:28 30.12.09 | Last updated 04:12 31.12.09
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