Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Israeli envoy ‘appalled’ at PLO award for Helen Thomas

PLO fetes former White House reporter who was forced to retire after making anti-Semitic comments in 2010 • Thomas recognized for defending Palestinian position “every step of the way” • Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren: Atrocious act is an indication of the PA’s failure to meet the basic requisites of peace.
Israel Hayom Staff
Thomas caused a storm in 2010, when she said in an interview that Jews should “get the hell out of Palestine.” 
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