Our World: Kerry forces Israel’s moment of decision By CAROLINE B. GLICK, The Jerusalem Post December 17, 2013 Facing the Palestinians’ continued defiance of the very notion of peaceful coexistence with Israel, Kerry is planning to present his own peace deal next month and try to force Israel to accept it.
There was a ghoulish creepiness to
And all of the sudden, out of nowhere, Kerry appeared. As Hamas-ruled Gazans begged the supposedly hated IDF to come and save them from the floods, and as Israel took over rescue operations for stranded Palestinians living under the rule of the PLO ’s gangster kleptocracy in Judea and Samaria, here was Kerry, telling us that we’d better accept the deal he plans to present us next month, or face the wrath of the US and Europe, and suffer another Palestinian terror war.
What is going on? Why can’t Kerry leave Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and the rest of the country alone, even for a week, in the middle of a blizzard of biblical proportions? According to leaks from the now five month old negotiations, after 20 rounds of talks, the Palestinians have not budged from the positions they have held to for the past 50 years. They do not accept
There is nothing new here, of course, This was the case 13 years ago at the
This was the case when PLO chief Mahmoud Abbas rejected then prime minister Ehud Olmert’s offer of peace in 2008.
Facing the Palestinians’ continued defiance of the very notion of peaceful coexistence with
In his speech at the Saban Forum on December 7, Kerry said, “For many years the broad contours of an eventual solution have been absolutely clear, and they were crystallized for the world in December of 2000 when president Clinton laid down the parameters for a final-status agreement. They were reaffirmed through the
And now, Kerry intends to put forth his own parameters that will be even more forthcoming to the PLO than either the
Like the Clinton and Bush plans, the Kerry parameters will involve Israeli surrender of
They will involve the mass expulsion of hundreds of thousands of Jews from their homes in
Kerry’s framework deal will involve the mass immigration of hundreds of thousands of foreign-born Arabs, who have been living in al-Qaida-,
Hamas- and PLO -controlled UN-run “refugee camps,” for the past four generations.
Kerry’s plan will require Israeli society to destroy its cohesion through the dismemberment and destruction of hundreds of Jewish communities. As occurred before the
Kerry’s parameters will require
As for the
And, at any rate, unable to defend itself after agreeing to Kerry’s parameters,
Aside from being a more anti-Israel version of the
That is, no hypothetical Israeli concession on
Kerry indicated at the Saban Forum that his goal is to coerce
As he put it, “A basic framework will have to address all the core issues – borders, security, refugees,
For the past five and a half years, Netanyahu’s strategy for dealing with US President Barack Obama has been to try to survive him. He’s withstood Obama’s constant demand for Israeli national suicide for “peace” by giving the bare minimum of revocable concession possible to keep Obama at bay.
But with Kerry poised to shove his lethal parameters down our throats, parameters that will require
But Kerry’s obsessive harping, and his insistence on pushing forward with his disastrous framework deal forces our hand.
Either we pay a huge price now, or accept our destruction within five to 15 years.