Mixed reactions on the Left to Olmert's speech

By GIL STERN STERN HOFFMAN
January 24, 2006 21:47




Acting Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's speech at the 6th Herzliya Conference on Tuesday received mixed responses from the Left. Peace Now Sec.-Gen. Yariv Oppenheimer said, "Olmert's speech did not include anything new and he is guaranteeing a stalemate in the diplomatic process and a continuation of the status quo." On the other hand, Gadi Baltiansky, director-general of the Geneva Initiative, claimed that "Olmert unwittingly accepted the Initiative in his speech."


Related Content

Jisr az-Zarq
April 3, 2014
Residents of Jisr az-Zarqa beckon Israel Trail hikers to enjoy their town

By SHARON UDASIN

Israel Weather
  • 9 - 17
    Beer Sheva
    12 - 16
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 6 - 12
    Jerusalem
    9 - 14
    Haifa
  • 11 - 22
    Elat
    12 - 16
    Tiberias