Israeli leaders criticized Abbas for his vitriolic speech calling Israel a ‘colonial project that has nothing to do with Judaism,’ while Netanyahu claimed Abbas is actually helping Israel’s diplomatic efforts.
Don’t be fooled by the seemingly spontaneous outburst of Palestinian rage. It’s actually a well-orchestrated show, run by the Palestinian leadership and Islamists, who seek to gain a few points at the expense of Israeli lives.
During his four years as Pope, Francis has continually put significant barriers in the way of peace between Israelis and Palestinians, and instead strengthened Abbas’s refusal to negotiate with the Jewish State.
In an effort to communicate directly with the Palestinian people, Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman warned, in a rare interview with the Al Quds daily, that Hamas would be destroyed if it dares attack Israel again.
The editorial board of the English-language Saudi Gazette wrote the Palestinians could bend the arc of history if they accept Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s invitation to address the Knesset.