: "I suggest that it be an independent region to all intents and purposes, that there will be an autonomous region and that they will be independent in every area, apart from foreign and security affairs which are reserved for the central government."
In this recent biography, Siniver revisits the life of Abba Eban
, the most famous Israeli diplomat during Israel's birth and early period of statehood.
A Labor government, one in which Abba Eban
served as foreign affairs minister, started the settlement project in occupied territory.
Critique: It ironic that Abba Eban
was an Israeli diplomat who was revered by every nation except the one he represented.
Mae Ywain yn ddefnyddiwr pybyr o wefannau fel Facebook a Twitter, ond dim ond pan mae Eban
Ywain, ei fab ychydig fisoedd oed, yn cysgu.
Also present were Minister of the Saudi Arabian National Guard Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Foreign Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Minister of State Dr Massaad Al Eban
and members of Bahrain's Embassy in Riyadh.
As a former diplomat, upon reflection, I remind myself we must turn to the wisdom of the Israeli diplomatist, Abba Eban
, who said, "Diplomacy should not be judged by what it creates or initiates.
The Corps birthday cake was cut by Master Sergeant Marcus Elliott, 3d Chemical Brigade, Fort Leonard Wood, and Private Eban
Lobis, Soldier in training at Fort Leonard Wood--the oldest and youngest CBRN Soldiers in attendance, respectively--with help from Brigadier General Gervais, then Regimental Command Sergeant Major Gabriel S.
Summary: "Men and nations," the Israeli diplomat Abba Eban
once observed, "do behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives."
On March 25, PBS will begin showing the most important TV documentary about Jewish history since Abba Eban
's famous Heritage series aired in 1984.
"Jason fits in the group like a glove," smiles Love, "and along with Harold Eban
Brown, who joined us in 2000, we think we're sounding as good as we ever did."
Alexander will share stories and insights from his book "Proof of Heaven,'' 4:30 p.m.