Netanyahu actully believes the following untrue statement: "In 1948, some 600,000 Jews, their backs against the sea, fended off the assault of much larger enemies sworn to our destruction. We were aided by many of our fellow American Jews. You gave money, arms, and most important, tremendous moral support." CIA figures at that time suggested that Jews were stronger than the Arabs at that time and had more resources.
Middle East quartet reportedly set to meet during UN General Assembly (dpa)