Most of the reasons Bradley gives to counter Siegman's thesis - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • JustMe
    • 03.11.09 | 00:38 (IST)

    are post-election's reasons (extended address to the Muslim world in Cairo, blanket settlement freeze demand, etc...). Fact is (and I do remember the polls at that time) Israelis hated Obama way before he became president. Obama's whole campaign was about peace (with anyone and everyone, including with Iran) which frightened the Israelis. If it was up to the Israelis, they would have elected hawkish John McCain. Bradley, don't fool yourself and bury your head in the sand. Siegman's opinion must had hit a raw nerve, because deep down you know Siegman's arguments have a nuance of truth.

    from the article: Why do Israelis dislike Barack Obama?
    First published 17:13 02.11.09 | Last updated 23:42 03.11.09
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