Thursday, October 27, 2005
Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Pierre Pettigrew condemned the comments in a strongly worded statement.
"We are in the 21st century. Canada will never accept such hatred, intolerance and anti-Semitism. Never," the statement said.
But Oh, Canada, what are you going to do about it?
Certainly nothing preemptive. The more interesting question will come when Israel takes preemptive action.
This feels much like the history of the 1967 war, when Nasser was threatening Israel daily with annihilation and moved tanks to the border and so forth.
When Shimon Peres is getting exorcised, you know Israel feels threatened (i.e. he's a dove). Imagine what Sharon is preparing.
The moment is approaching...