June 2, 2014 - New York – The AJC weekly radio messages are broadcast on the CBS radio network, before The Osgood File. All AJC radio commentaries since 2001 are available at www.ajc.org/radiocommentary.
The full text of this week's commentary follows:
Palestinians want peace with Israel, they have a strange way of showing it.
undermined Secretary of State John Kerry’s valiant efforts by bypassing the
negotiating table and trying to internationalize the conflict.
tragically, comes the next nail in the coffin of the peace process.
the Palestinian leader, Mahmoud Abbas, announced a deal with Hamas to form a
so-called unity government.
same Hamas on the U.S. and European Union terrorism lists.
Hamas that refuses to recognize Israel’s very right to exist.
same Hamas that’s aligned with Iran and other forces virulently hostile to
so many Democrats and Republicans on Capitol Hill are speaking out against the
latest Palestinian move.
It brings a
terrorist group into the fold and further complicates the search for peace.
those officials who see this truth – and express it!
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David Harris of AJC.