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.
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
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