Archive for ‘Marvin Ngirutang’

February 3, 2007

Palau’s Foreign Policy vis a vis Israel

(Writer’s Note:  I wrote this piece in my capacity as a private citizen out of genuine concern for our peoples’ safety abroad and security at home, given the every changing tactics of religious extremists and how they employ fear on those who are against them). 

Palau should re-evaluate its foreign policy concerning the Middle East. In particular, I am referring to Palau’s unquestionable support for the State of Israel. Of the 192 members of the United Nations, only Palau, the United States, the Republic of the Marshall Islands and the Federated States of Micronesia vote unstintingly in support of Israel on issues related to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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