Former Israeli Ambassador to South Africa
Ilan Baruch is a peace activist and former Ambassador of Israel to South Africa who resigned from Israeli diplomatic service on grounds of principle
The occupation contradicts the values and wishes of most Israelis. There is no need for incitement to drive a wedge of hate between Palestinians and Israelis. The policy of occupation and the behaviour of the settlers is enough. I condemn terrorism and incitement, but the truth must be said: some of us, Israelis, engage in incitement.
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