The European Union is preparing new guidelines that would require Israel to label products made in West Bank settlements is the latest sign of international discontent with Israeli construction of settlements on occupied lands claimed by the Palestinians.
And while the work is expected to take weeks, it comes as a grassroots movement promoting boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel is gaining steam
Donald Rumsfeld lieutenants were top purveyors of the dominoes theory, Paul Wolfowitz, a fellow member of the Project of the New American Century who served as deputy defense secretary in Rumsfeld’s Pentagon, predicted that Iraq would become the “first Arab democracy” that would “cast a very large shadow, starting with Syria and Iran, across the whole Arab world”.
Rumsfeld’s Times interview also appeared to contradict earlier comments on military power in the Middle East.
If you look at Rumsfeld’s memoir, and what the record is, and things he said on the record and hours of interviews with me, often months after the events it’s just a total contradiction