NELSON INSTITUTE DIRECTOR, GMU LAW PROFESSOR ADVOCATE TOUGH ACTION TO SAVE DISENGAGEMENT POLICY

July 11, 2006

HARRISONBURG—In an essay published today on the online edition of National Review, Dr. J. Peter Pham, Director of the Nelson Institute for International and Public Affairs at James Madison University, and George Mason University Law Professor Michael I. Krauss argue that, in the light of recent events, the only way for Israel to save the policy of “disengagement” from the Palestinians—should the democratic political process in the Jewish state arrive at the conclusion that it is still as in Israel’s strategic interest—is to ensure that terrorists and those who support them pay a heavy price for abusing the opportunity given them by the withdrawal.

The essay can be read by clicking here.