Syrian Leader Praises J Street
1:18 PM, Feb 4, 2010 • By DANIEL HALPER
Bashar Al-Assad, according to his good buddy Sey Hersh, praises the "pro-Israel, pro-peace" lobby J Street. This, according to notes Hersh took last December, now online at the New Yorker. Speaking on the topic of "Criticisms of some Israeli policies at the J-Street founding conference," the Syrian tyrant said:
Well, although the Israelis won't show up to J Street's conference, at least the lobby could probably get some high level government official to show up from a Middle East country.