26 January 2009

Louis Michel, EU envoy, lays Gaza blame on Hamas

Humanitarian aid chief Louis Michel called the destruction left by Israel's offensive "abominable", but said Hamas bore "overwhelming responsibility". He said there would be no dialogue with with the "terrorist" movement until it gave up violence and recognised Israel.
Louis Michel: European Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid.

Saying this in Gaza - wow, the man has some cojones.

Update: this post is barely two hours old, and this blog here is inundated by queries "Louis Michel Jew?". Well, guess yourself, morons.