As we have seen in America and in nations all over the world, it is easy to be a politician but it is hard to be a statesman.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel in his speech before the 2011 United Nations General Assembly in New York and his 2012 AIPAC speech in Washington, D.C. was a statesman. He laid out in great detail and based on fact the challenges, pitfalls, and promise of the Israeli/Palestinian relationship and the looming showdown with the Islamic Republic of Iran.
A version of this article originally appeared on Newsmax.
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