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Assessing Secretary Kerry’s Proposal

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On December 7, 2013, the well-intentioned Kerry followed in the footsteps of Israel’s President Peres’ The New Middle East and President Obama’s “in 2013, the world is more stable than it was five years ago.”  Secretary Kerry pressures Israel to accept an agreement with the Palestinians, which is based on the pre-1967 lines, defined by former Israeli Dovish Foreign Minister, Abba Eban, as the “Auschwitz Lines.”  

Kerry is preoccupied with pressuring Israel, notwithstanding the transformation of the Arab Spring delusion into a reality of an Arab Tsunami, highlighting the 1,400 year old intra-Muslim and intra-Arab uncertainty, unpredictability, unreliability, instability, fragmentation, violent intolerance and absence of Arab democracy and civil liberties, which require a higher Israeli threshold of security; in spite of the clear and present danger of a nuclearized apocalyptic Iran, and Islamic terrorism, to Jordan and the pro-US oil-producing Gulf states, as well as the US mainland; despite the transformation of Iraq into an Iranian-dominated global center of Islamic terrorism; regardless of Turkey’s support of the trans-national, terrorist Moslem Brotherhood; and in defiance of the inherently provisional and fragile nature of Arab regimes, policies and agreements, which are frequently signed on ice and not carved in stone.

Replacing the 14 century old chaotic Middle East reality with his hopeful worldview, Kerry said: “Just think of how much more secure Israel would be if it were integrated into regional security architecture and surrounded by newfound partners….  I ask you to imagine what a two-state solution will mean for Israel, Palestine, Jordan, and the region. Imagine what it would mean for trade and for tourism, for developing technology and talent, and for future generations of Israeli and Palestinian children. Imagine Israel and its neighbors as an economic powerhouse in the region…. Think of the new markets that would open up and the bridges between people that peace would build. Think of the flood of foreign investment and business opportunities that would come to Israel, and how that will change the lives of everyday people throughout the region…. We need to believe that peace is possible…. Israel would also enjoy a normal, peaceful relationship the minute this agreement is signed with 22 Arab nations and 35 Muslim nations – 57 countries in all…. It is not beyond our imagination to envision that a new order could be established in the Middle East, in which countries like Jordan, Morocco, Egypt, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, and the GCC states, a newly independent Palestine, and an internationally recognized Jewish State of Israel join together to promote stability and peace…. “

However, in order to survive in the conflict-ridden Middle East, Israel must embrace reality as costly as it may be – and reject imagination, wishful-thinking and make- believe, as tempting as they may be.

 

 

About the Author: Ambassador (ret.) Yoram Ettinger is consultant to Israel’s Cabinet members and Israeli legislators, and lecturer in the U.S., Canada and Israel on Israel’s unique contributions to American interests, the foundations of U.S.-Israel relations, the Iranian threat, and Jewish-Arab issues.


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48 Responses to “Assessing Secretary Kerry’s Proposal”

  1. Lee Lowe says:

    Kerry is another of satan’s disciples that will learn real quick, go against Israel, and you WILL be cursed!!!

  2. John Kiguru says:

    give him time hes drunk

  3. Vonnie Gross says:

    He is a colossal mistake in that job.Going against Israel,our ally,and only Democracy there.Really?

  4. Let me tell you what I believe about ISRAELIS Brave soldiers given their Job of defending ISRAEL & their people, they also understand love, moral value & dignity, unlike the immoral terrorist group Hamas who doesn’t care about its people that Hamas uses them as its first hand shield…!!! Again & again I want & I’ve tell to Hamas & its terrorist affiliates the mere contemporary & concrete truth about The Promise Land ISRAEL => No country…no terrorist group typically like Hamas…no individuals…can eliminate or destroy The Promise Land ISRAEL on our planet- Earth…!!! They, rather, shall return their evil eyes away from this Beautiful Little Country of The Heroic People = ISRAEL…!!! Long Live & I Really Love U ISRAEL…!!! We r always with U !!! & God may bless ISRAEL unconditionally….!!!! Just Go, IDF & IAF, & try to totally dismantle each & every tunnels made by the terrorist Hamas…it must totally destructed now…because this is the right time & opportunity to do so…& to make relatively ISRAEL safe for the years to come…!!! ISRAEL should not compromise with terrorists that uses is people as a shield…what a shameful act of Hamas…!!! MY LOVE TO ISRAEL IS AN ETERNAL ONE…!!!

  5. Let me tell you what I believe about ISRAELIS Brave soldiers given their Job of defending ISRAEL & their people, they also understand love, moral value & dignity, unlike the immoral terrorist group Hamas who doesn’t care about its people that Hamas uses them as its first hand shield…!!! Again & again I want & I’ve tell to Hamas & its terrorist affiliates the mere contemporary & concrete truth about The Promise Land ISRAEL => No country…no terrorist group typically like Hamas…no individuals…can eliminate or destroy The Promise Land ISRAEL on our planet- Earth…!!! They, rather, shall return their evil eyes away from this Beautiful Little Country of The Heroic People = ISRAEL…!!! Long Live & I Really Love U ISRAEL…!!! We r always with U !!! & God may bless ISRAEL unconditionally….!!!! Just Go, IDF & IAF, & try to totally dismantle each & every tunnels made by the terrorist Hamas…it must totally destructed now…because this is the right time & opportunity to do so…& to make relatively ISRAEL safe for the years to come…!!! ISRAEL should not compromise with terrorists that uses is people as a shield…what a shameful act of Hamas…!!! MY LOVE TO ISRAEL IS AN ETERNAL ONE…!!!

  6. Let me tell you what I believe about ISRAELIS Brave soldiers given their Job of defending ISRAEL & their people, they also understand love, moral value & dignity, unlike the immoral terrorist group Hamas who doesn’t care about its people that Hamas uses them as its first hand shield…!!! Again & again I want & I’ve tell to Hamas & its terrorist affiliates the mere contemporary & concrete truth about The Promise Land ISRAEL => No country…no terrorist group typically like Hamas…no individuals…can eliminate or destroy The Promise Land ISRAEL on our planet- Earth…!!! They, rather, shall return their evil eyes away from this Beautiful Little Country of The Heroic People = ISRAEL…!!! Long Live & I Really Love U ISRAEL…!!! We r always with U !!! & God may bless ISRAEL unconditionally….!!!! Just Go, IDF & IAF, & try to totally dismantle each & every tunnels made by the terrorist Hamas…it must totally destructed now…because this is the right time & opportunity to do so…& to make relatively ISRAEL safe for the years to come…!!! ISRAEL should not compromise with terrorists that uses is people as a shield…what a shameful act of Hamas…!!! MY LOVE TO ISRAEL IS AN ETERNAL ONE…!!!

  7. it is because he is an idiot.

  8. it is because he is an idiot.

  9. Kerry has nothing better to do with his time. After all, there are no other crisis in the world.

  10. Kerry has nothing better to do with his time. After all, there are no other crisis in the world.

  11. Believe it or not, the next Secretary of State will be (if possible) even worse than Kerry.

  12. I don’t think very many Americans understand Hamas, Hezbollah, Isis, or Fatah. They do not know the history of Eretz Israel since biblical times and it’s 19th and 20th century history. An excellent book for Americans to read is “Son of Hamas” by Mosab Hassan Yousef. Read the Koran and Hadith. Then the blinders may fall from their eyes. Hamas is not only the mortal enemy of Israel and all Jews. Hamas is the enemy of their own people and the rest of the world. They are not just Palestinian resisters, they are the Muslim Brotherhood. I think in this matter, few western non-Jews have nearly enough knowlege. EVERYONE has an interest in the defeat of HAMAS. Am Yisroel Hai!

  13. R.d. Morgan says:

    Lurch has gone around the bend in his pursuit of the Nobel Prize…..Nutjob

  14. Amir, Kerry is a descent man, but in this matter, he is so horribly naive! Hilary Clinton should be handling this. She KNOWS what’s going on. Kerry should seek her advice. Hamas aren’t naughty children. They are deadly and have wider ambitions that should frighten EVERYONE!

  15. Kerry is an inept imbecilic traitor, in WAY over his head

  16. go home dealwith the border crisis in ur own home land

  17. go home dealwith the border crisis in ur own home land

  18. Pastor Ron says:

    Some people think that after Obama is gone, everything will be okie dokie, but no, we are in the end times. We won’t be able to go back to the “good old days”. Obama is an instrument that is being used to help it along. . . God put Obama in to take America down!

  19. Obama called Israel today and ask them to find a solution to the war. How about he calls the Terrorist Palestine!!! They don’t want peace and Israel should not stop until the job is done. Obama would apparently help Hamas destroy the US.

  20. Obama called Israel today and ask them to find a solution to the war. How about he calls the Terrorist Palestine!!! They don’t want peace and Israel should not stop until the job is done. Obama would apparently help Hamas destroy the US.

  21. What a stupid idiot Kerry is!! He’ll capitulate to terrorists at every opportunity.

  22. What a stupid idiot Kerry is!! He’ll capitulate to terrorists at every opportunity.

  23. Polly Dorst says:

    Kerry is the Joker Wild I’d say. Moron

  24. Polly Dorst says:

    Kerry is the Joker Wild I’d say. Moron

  25. Polly Dorst says:

    Kerry is the Joker Wild I’d say. Moron

  26. Judy Richka says:

    I bet Kerry’s wife is elated when he goes away

  27. The GOD from above knows your heart you cannot hide it from HIM,

  28. When considering anything John Kerry proposes, just consider the source.

  29. When considering anything John Kerry proposes, just consider the source.

  30. Kerry is illegitimate….don’t listen to a word he says.

  31. Kerry is illegitimate….don’t listen to a word he says.

  32. Kerry is illegitimate….don’t listen to a word he says.

  33. He a clown.. no country trusts him ..

  34. He a clown.. no country trusts him ..

  35. Kerry a major MO R O N!!!!!!

  36. Kerry a major MO R O N!!!!!!

  37. The fact that Kerry’s daughter
    is married to an Iranian Muslim makes his objectivity
    suspect

  38. I think I am going to start boycotting Heinz Products!

  39. this man is his photos is sometimes funny ,sometimes pitiful , sometimes despiteful :D :D

  40. Screw Kerry useless *******

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