Monday, July 30, 2012
Palestinian Authority Loves Terrorists...Again
PA Thanks Olympic Committee for Refusing Munich Memorial -Khaled Abu Toameh
Jibril Rajoub, head of the Palestinian Football Federation, sent a letter to International Olympic Committee chairman Jacques Rogge thanking him for refusing to hold a minute of silence at Friday's opening ceremony in London to mark the 40th anniversary of the murder of 11 Israeli sportsmen at the 1972 Munich Games, the PA's official news agency, WAFA, reported.
Shameful: IOC Can't Spare a Minute -Bill Plaschke
Jacques Rogge, president of the International Olympic Committee, reportedly told Ankie Spitzer, wife of slain fencing coach Andrei Spitzer, that in this matter, his hands were tied. "Your hands are tied?" Spitzer replied. "My husband's hands were tied. So were his feet."
(Los Angeles Times)