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  • Awarding of Purple Hearts – New York Times, February 6, 2015

    In essence, what we have now is recognition from the Pentagon of what the whole world knew right away, that this was an act of terror” said Neal Sher, a lawyer for dozens of the victims. “I consider this event to be a major victory. I think it finally puts to rest the insulting and […]

  • Prosecution of Nazi Criminals

    New York times Quotation of the Day for Thursday, June 19, 2014 “These are unparalleled crimes that have no statute of limitations.” Neal Sher, former director of the Justice Department’s Nazi-hunting office

  • Comments of Iran Negotiations – Wall Street Journal, September 13, 2015

    Israeli prime ministers have been active on Capitol Hill for decades.  Neal Sher, who in the mid 1990’s served as AIPAC’s executive director, recalls telling Israeli Prime Minister Itzhak Rabin, “there is no more respected lobbyist on the Hill than he” Mr. Sher said the difference was that Mr. Rabin and President Bill Clinton saw […]

  • How to get through to the Gaza flotilla: Threaten to prosecute them for abetting Hamas

    Within days, anti-Israeli activists plan to launch another flotilla to Hamas-controlled Gaza, the main objective of which is to break the lawfully imposed Israeli naval blockade. Since Hamas has repeatedly and indiscriminately bombarded Israeli citizens with rockets and mortar rounds, there can be no serious doubt as to the legitimacy of the blockade. And although […]