Netanyahu: West must stop
Opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday passionately called on the
world to stop
"I want to call on the world that didn't stop the Holocaust last time to
stop any attempt this time and what needs to be done is divest genocide," he
said in an address to the Herzliya conference, a yearly get-together of
widely believed by the West to be developing nuclear weapons.
The Likud Party Chairman said "voluntary sanctions" could be initiated even
before the UN imposes official measures against
"The moment the snowball of voluntary sanctions begins, the pressure on
will be immense," he added.
Netanyahu has been the leading voice in
On Sunday, Netanyahu said
attempt to isolate
"When we are talking about rallying public opinion on genocide, who will
lead the charge if not us?" he said. "No one will come defend the Jews if
they no not defend themselves. This is the lesson of history."