by Felix Quigley
July 20, 2008
The excellent ZOA (Zionist Organization of America) has published (July 3, 2008) a very important and useful article which deals with the extreme disloyalty to Israel of Israeli Arabs, Arabs who live in Israel with the vote and full rights. This is an important article and relates to the perspective of 4international which is that we base our policy on the original League of Nations Mandate, non Jews in Israel should have social and religious rights but not political power. Only Jews have political power in Israel.
[begin ZOA report here]
The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) is concerned by Israel’s rising security threat posed by anti-Israel Israeli Arabs, following yesterday’s terrorist attack in Jerusalem by Husam Taysir Dwayat, an Israeli Arab resident of the Sur Bahir neighborhood in Jerusalem, who rammed buses and vehicles with a bulldozer, killing three and wounding 45 others (‘Etgar Lefkowitz, ‘Terrorist ploughs bulldozer into vehicles,’ Jerusalem Post, July 3, 2008). This terror attack by an Israeli Arab was the second prominent one this year, the first being that one in February, when Alaa Abu D’heim, also a resident of Jerusalem, perpetrated a massacre in Jerusalem’s Mercaz Harav seminary, where eight Jewish students studying the Bible were murdered. Continue reading