Ariel Sharon: Serial War Criminal, Mass Murderer
The true legacy of a virulent anti-Arab racist
By Richard Becker
Global Research, January 13, 2014
Region: Middle East & North Africa
Theme: Crimes against Humanity
In-depth Report: PALESTINE
“Ariel Sharon: Israeli Hawk Who Sought Peace on His Terms, Dies at 85,” read the headline in the January 12 issue of the New York Times. The Washington Post called Sharon “a monumental figure in Israel’s modern history” who “sought to become the architect of a peaceful future,” accompanied by a most kindly and grandfatherly photo. USA Today: “controversial and iconic.” And on and on in all the U.S. corporate media.
Most of the world knows better, and none know better than the Palestinian and Lebanese people, thousands of whom were victims of this bloody, serial war criminal. Sharon’s career was built on massacres–from Qibya in 1953, to Sabra and Shatila in 1982, to Jenin in 2002.
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