“Former diplomat Itamar Rabinovich paints a dark ‘j’accuse’ against the Israeli right, leading up to and following Rabin assassination”

TIMES OF ISRAEL
Netanyahu lambasted for incitement in insider’s Rabin biography
by JP O’Malley
March 19, 2017

In 1976, Rabinovich recalls, Rabin had expressed his contempt for the hardcore settlers political movement. In an off-the-record interview, he called it a “cancerous entity” in Israeli politics, and also referred to it as “one of the gravest threats to the State of Israel.” Rabin’s disdain was two-fold, Rabinovich explains when this topic comes up in conversation. “Firstly, Rabin was worried as a political statesman about a messianic movement operating in the West Bank and in Gaza… READ MORE

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