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Defiant Netanyahu Pledges No Palestinian State if Reelected

by Stephen Lendman Monday, Mar. 16, 2015 at 6:36 PM
lendmanstephen@sbcglobal.net

Israel

Defiant Netanyahu Pledges No Palestinian State if Reelected

by Stephen Lendman

Netanyahu exceeds Sharonian evil. He's Israel's worst ever prime minister. He's an unindicted hate-mongering war criminal.

He belongs in prison, not high office. He finds new ways to reveal his fascist credentials. He's over-the-top and then some.

He now pledges no Palestinian state on his watch if reelected. He outrageously claims ceding land ensures it taken over by Islamic extremists.

"I think that anyone who moves to establish a Palestinian state today, and evacuate areas, is giving radical Islam an area from which to attack the State of Israel," he blustered.

"This is the true reality that has been created in past years. Those that ignore it are burying their heads in the sand. The left does this, buries its head in the sand, time and again."

Israel's so-called "left" matches its hard right. They're indistinguishable - like Republicans and Democrats in America.

No coalition government in Israeli history ever offered Palestinian statehood recognition.

Nothing more than cantonized, meaningless rump self-determination on worthless scrubland.

With no control over its borders, air space, offshore waters or resources. With Jerusalem reserved exclusively for Jew.

Governance of, by and for everyone equitably in Israel is nonexistent. Not for Arabs or Jews.

Not now. Not earlier. Not ahead no matter what coalition governs post-election.

Israel is a fascist police state. Anyone against its agenda faces trouble.

Occupied Palestinians are ruthlessly persecuted. Arab Israeli citizens are treated like fifth column threats.

Hate-mongering/lunatic fringe/utranationalist Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman wants any not declaring loyalty to a Jewish, Zionist, democratic state beheaded.

Netanyahu prefers mass slaughter and destruction. Last summer's Gaza war may be prelude for what he intends in another term.

He renounced his 2009 Bar Ilan University pledge saying:

"(I)f we receive a guarantee for security arrangements needed for Israel and if the Palestinians recognize Israel as the home of the Jewish people, we will be willing in a future peace deal to reach a solution of a demilitarized Palestinian state side by side with the Jewish state."

He later said Israel "must establish a strong national government headed by Likud in order to fend off" pressure to withdraw to pre-June 1967 borders.

Days earlier, he called Palestinian statehood irrelevant. He refused to negotiate in good faith during last year's peace talks. They were still-born from day one.

He claimed elected Zionist Union assures establishing "Hamastan 2" - a term extremist Israeli politicians use referring to another Gaza.

"We are preventing it (by) developing upscale neighborhoods here for tens of thousands of Israelis," he said.

"(ZU) will give in…and the meaning of this is that we won't be able to preserve Israel's security, and the terror that worked against us before will fire missiles at us from these hills."

"We will continue to build in Jerusalem. We will add thousands of housing units, and in the face of all the (international) pressure, we will persist and continue to develop our eternal capital."

A so-called OneVoice V15 campaign seeks to oust him. It describes itself as "non-partisan."

Others call it an "Anybody but Bibi" initiative. It's affiliated with George Soros. Jewish-American businessman Danny Abraham provides funding.

It matches Netanyahu's extremism couched in softer rhetoric. He criticized its efforts to defeat him.

He's flailing at everyone in a last minute desperate effort to win votes. "Anybody but Bibi" would make sense if Israeli voters had legitimate choices.

None exist except perhaps Meretz and Joint List (Hadash and Arab parties) too insignificant to matter.

Previous articles explained when Israelis vote on Tuesday, business as usual will triumph like always.

Palestine will stay occupied. State terror remains official Israeli policy. Ruthless persecution persists. Wars will rage at Israel's discretion.

Its 20% Palestinian population will be denied representation no matter how many Arabs win Knesset seats.

All Palestinians will be denied hope for a better future. Whatever changes post-election won't change a thing.

Expect everything to stay the same Wednesday morning - and every day ahead for the foreseeable future.

Palestinians remain on their own to achieve long denied liberation. Maybe some day. Not now.

Stephen Lendman lives in Chicago. He can be reached at lendmanstephen@sbcglobal.net.

His new book as editor and contributor is titled "Flashpoint in Ukraine: US Drive for Hegemony Risks WW III."

http://www.claritypress.com/LendmanIII.html

Visit his blog site at sjlendman.blogspot.com.

Listen to cutting-edge discussions with distinguished guests on the Progressive Radio News Hour on the Progressive Radio Network.

It airs three times weekly: live on Sundays at 1PM Central time plus two prerecorded archived programs.

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