To Sam - I Think You Forget the 1995 Directorate of Congress - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Eli
    • 31.12.09 | 16:52 (IST)

    Which is in actuality, the congress, the direct representatives of the peoples of the USA, recognized Jerusalem as Israel capital. Interestingly and this is on point that is never full analyzed, and rightfully so, as if so it would probably bring a lot of anti-Muslim sentiments to USA, why? President, non directly elected representative of USA persons (elected through Electoral Colleges not voters hence Kerry winning popular vote and losing White House) has renewed the 6 month stopper. The question then: if he can only do it on the grounds of National Security, that means that when Obama denied it, he said I do not move my embassy because I fear reprisal. Well who would these reprisals come from? And why should fear of terrorism interrupt democracy? Somethings to think of Sam. Israel does have recognition, the Presidents, by their own actions are just fearful of reprisals. But who will and has attack(ed) USA civilians? (that is why its best to not bring up the issue Sam

    from the article: Israeli Arab MK: Barak enjoys classical music and killing Gaza children
    First published 13:39 31.12.09 | Last updated 17:50 31.12.09
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