Israel is trying to turn Abbas into Arafat

08.10.2011                      11.Cheschwan. 5772

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Israel is trying to turn Abbas into Arafat

Whatever happened to the tripartite committee to prevent incitement? Claims of incitement are a key asset in the campaign to 'Arafatize' Abu Mazen.

The following story could provide material for a political comedy: About two weeks ago, a delegation from the One Voice peace organization paid a visit to the offices of Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon. Among the guests was Jason Alexander, known to "Seinfeld" devotees as the neurotic George Costanza. They told Ayalon about the organization's extensive activity to prepare young Israeli and Palestinian leaderships who will spread the gospel of peace and reconciliation.
Ayalon enthusiastically welcomed One Voice's proposal to renew the activity of the tripartite committee to prevent incitement – even though a day or two earlier, his boss, Foreign Minister Avigdor Leiberman, lashed out at Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen )….