Trying to drive a wedge in the US Jewish Community - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Adam Roberts
    • 03.01.11 | 22:31 (IST)

    Assad is cozying up to American Jews because he knows that the majority lean towards the left. If he can come off as a nice and reasonable guy, American Jews may think that the impediment to peace is not with the Arabs but with Israeli bullheadedness, so the thinking goes...

    from the article: Report: U.S. Jewish leader met Assad with message from Netanyahu
    First published 21:39 03.01.11 | Last updated 21:39 03.01.11
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