Sweden is important to the peace process - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Anonymous
    • 06.09.09 | 16:31 (IDT)

    I have another view: Sweden as head of the EU this year is serving a very important position as it sponsors Turkey into the EU. This would benefit Israel more than anyone. The democratic changes in Turkey are important, and the willingness of EU countries France and Germany to admit a muslim country are equally important. These democratic changes MUST occur in order to assure Israel's survival. Sweden in sponsoring Turkey in the EU is doing Israel a big favor in supporting PEACE in the region. Don't think otherwise. Swedish were peaceniks I thought: Dag Hammerskjold, etc. I am not sure this article should have received that much attention; since it has been suggested it was linked to another event in NJ that was made too much of in the news since NJ is known to have corrupt politicians.

    from the article: Sweden FM cancels Israel trip amid 'organ harvesting' row
    First published 01:57 06.09.09 | Last updated 10:50 06.09.09
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