But Netanyahu’s controversial reading of history, even his fight to preserve the state of Israel, are questioned by many of Judaism’s own religious authorities.
"This is against the will of the Almighty and this is not what it means to be a Jew," says Jewish religious scholar Rabbi Yisroel Dovid Weiss, a spokesman for "Jews against Zionism", who believes that Israel as a state is not legitimate. He says that Zionism has created "rivers of blood" and he opposes the occupation of Palestine."
Hope to see this report later today on Aljazeera as I've only read a brief review. Comments from viewers are interesting.
Edit to add Weiss's comment.
Edited by SamDavies, 12 March 2012 - 01:18 AM.