Democratic Congressmen Say Arafat Was Bad, Abbas & Fayyad Great

18 Democratic Congressmen in Israel Tuesday said they now realize that Arafat was “the main impediment to peace. They see "hope" in his successors.
By Ezra HaLevi
First Publish: 8/15/2007, 8:54 AM

Eighteen Democratic US Congressmen visiting Israel say that though they now realize that Yasser Arafat was “the main impediment to peace,” they see “hope” in his successors.