Monthly Archives: April 2013

Obama’s best paragraphs

Uri Avnery, the veteran Israeli peace activist, sums up President Obama’s visit to Israel and Palestine thus: Obama in Israel: Every word right. Every gesture genuine. Every detail in its place. Perfect. Obama in Palestine: Every word wrong. Every gesture … Continue reading

Posted in Israel / Palestine | 17 Comments

Obama, Netanyahu and the Iranian Nuclear Bomb

Ten years ago, North Korea withdrew from the NPT, signaling its intention to develop nuclear weapons. It has now built and tested several nuclear bombs, has sophisticated missile technology, and could easily deliver a bomb to neighbouring South Korea. It … Continue reading

Posted in 2. SHALOM, 3. SWORDS & PLOUGHS, Iran, Islam | 10 Comments