The following is a translation of an article which appeared in the official Palestinian Authority newspaper, Al-Hayat Al-Jadeeda, on 3rd October, 1997. The translation was provided by the “Palestine Media Review”
by Hafet al-Barghouti, Editor
October 3, 1997
In the past, when Maelein Albright served as representative of her country and Israel to the United Nations, she adopted vulgar and insolent positions against the Arabs, which she would follow with sycophantic flattery. But after becoming Secretary of State and discovering her [Jewish] origins, she stopped the flattery. Two days ago she declared that the settlements are legal. a position which contradicts the declared American position for decades.
Settlement is actively taking place with the blessing of American blood-suckers such as Moskowitz, and with official American financing… but the position adopted by Albright indicates she has reached the stage of “immorality”, in the popular understanding of the expression. She is no longer perturbed any Arab condemnations.
The lady visited the region and spat like a snake in the face of Arab statesmen. They praised her and would have sung love songs to here were it not for her advanced age and the fact that she has passed her prime and is no loner fit for anything, except for serving Israel and defending it….”