The media is hyped up about the
Israelis wanting to sue Ahmadinejad for
the comments he made. Israeli
lawyers claim that his attacks on
Israel has little regard for the
United Nations and its subsequences as it passed over 40 resolutions against it
in the time span between 1955-1992 [i]
alone- this with the powerful United States firmly behind it. It is worthy to
note that the number fell sharply after the Cold War – while
The following are excerpts from leaders of the Israeli community:
During a sermon preceding the 2001 Passover holiday, the influential Israeli Rabbi Ovadia Yosef exclaimed: "May the Holy Name visit retribution on the Arab heads, and cause their seed to be lost, and annihilate them." He added: "It is forbidden to have pity on them. We must give them missiles with relish, annihilate them. Evil ones, damnable ones." Source: Ha'aretz April 12, 2001
"One million Arabs are not worth a Jewish fingernail."
--Rabbi Yaacov Perrin, Feb. 27, 1994
"We declare openly that the Arabs
have no right to settle on even one centimeter of Eretz
"We must use terror, assassination,
intimidation, land confiscation, and the cutting of all social services to rid
"...the need to sustain the character of the state which will henceforth be Jewish...with a non-Jewish minority limited to 15 percent. I had already reached this fundamental position as early as 1940 [and] it is entered in my diary."-Joseph Weitz, head of the Jewish Agency's Colonization Department.
"Everybody has to move, run and grab as many (Palestinian) hilltops as they can to enlarge the (Jewish) settlements because everything we take now will stay ours...Everything we don't grab will go to them."-Ariel Sharon, Israeli Foreign Minister, addressing a meeting of the Tsomet Party, Agence France Presse, Nov. 15, 1998.
While the Israeli lawyers could
argue that these quotes are not from the prime minister of
It would be interesting to see how
the ICJ would react to a country like
"Every time we do something you tell
-- Israeli Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon, October 3, 2001, to Shimon Peres, as reported on Kol Yisrael radio.
Perhaps it is time for
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