Last Update 0:7
Sunday, 20 June 2021

One hand held out in peace, other holds sword: Netanyahu

AFP , Tuesday 20 Nov 2012

As diplomatic efforts stepped up to end a week of bloody violence in and around Gaza, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Gaza's Hamas leaders to choose between peace and "the sword."

"Our hand is outstretched in peace to those of our neighbours who want to make peace with us and the other hand is firmly grasping the sword of David against those who wish to uproot us from this country," he said in a statement, referring to the biblical warrior king.

Short link:



© 2010 Ahram Online.