Arafat is the greatest obstacle to peace and stability in the Middle East.
Do I trust Yasser Arafat? Of course not. Why should I? Why should anyone trust a politician, whether Shimon Peres, Ariel Sharon, Bill Clinton, Richard Nixon, Lyndon Johnson, Benjamin Netanyahu, George W. Bush, or Yasser Arafat?
Arafat conducts terror; his strategy is the strategy of terror.
We have to remember that Arafat was the one that started with hijacking airplanes already in 1968.
Arafat is hosting, training, supporting, sponsoring terrorist organizations.
In September 1993, President Clinton presided over a handshake between Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat on the White House lawn – the climax of a ‘day of awe,’ as the press described it.