Sunday, 3 April 2011

What the Goldstone op-ed doesn’t say

Filed under: International Law: War,Middle East — story spotted by Catherine Morris @ 12:01 PDT

Israel is “vindicated”, claims FM Lieberman about Richard Goldstone’s latest op-ed in the Washington Post, adding that “we knew the truth and we had no doubt it would eventually come out.”  Netanyahu has gone so far as to demand the Goldstone report be retracted from the UN.  Among all the celebrations and self-congratulatory pats on the back, it is worth pausing for a moment to ask: what exactly does Goldstone’s latest essay vindicate?

(...more)

© Peacemakers Trust, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007

Powered by WordPress

eXTReMe Tracker

to top of page