A conference about Syria held at the Hebrew University was disrupted by Arab students who called the Syrian speakers as “traitors” to their country and spoke out against Israeli policy.

The Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace at Hebrew University in Jerusalem hosted the conference. The conference included two Syrians exiles: Kurdish-Syrian journalist Sirwan Kajjo, who currently lives in the US; and Isam Zitun, who currently lives in Germany.

A student highlighted the situation in the Syrian Golan Heights which Israel has occupied for decades.

“The Golan has been occupied since 1967; you’re a traitor and a conspirator!” yelled one of the student protestors. Zitun responded by saying, “Shame on you; you live in paradise compared to Syrians.”

“The Golan is under siege by the Hezbollah and (Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s) regime. If Israel could help the people under this siege, that would be great,” Zitun continued.

The two said that they work to make Syrians’ voices heard worldwide. “Israel is a neighbor of Syria’s, and many of us think that it should be more involved, at least in terms of providing humanitarian aid to Syrians in need in south Syria,” said Kajjo, before adding, “Israel should have a better relationship with Syria in the future.”

When asked why the opposition in Syria is not more unified against Assad’s regime, Kajji said, “It makes sense for the opposition to be divided, since they come from different backgrounds.” Zitun said that “It stands to reason that the opposition be divided after everything that Assad has done over the years. There also isn’t much of a political culture in Syria. The international community needs to take responsibility.”

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hestroy
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That Zitun retard is a real traitor. Paid by demons from IsraHell.

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Un verdadero patriota defiende su país por encima de diferencias de ideas políticas e ideológicas, pero hay gente traidora prefiere que su pueblo sea invadido y masacrado por su enemigo, demostrado que Israel es invasor y financia Al-Qaeda… Zitun es traidor y su muñeco de Israel.

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=> There also isn’t much of a political culture in Syria. => Where should it come from? One of the aims of a pro democratic education is that You can talk, argue Your point and make a consensus that guards minority and especially human rights. There is currently no such education in Syria.

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Yeah, Israel should get involved by massively bombing two gangs on their terror list : Daesh and al-Nusra… And BTW, doing what nobody seems to dare : giving the good lesson both Qatar and KSA deserve…
By acting like this, they would simply secure their Syrian border and it mayeven end in a peace treaty with Syria and even Lebanon…

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Peace treaty?? The likes of Lebanon and Syria want to see Israel wiped off of the face of the earth! You can’t reason with countries like that.

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Geeeez! IsraHell is fully supporting Al-Nusra and ISIS. They have their operatives in Syria who directly command those apes. Jidovas are treating them in IsraHelli hospitals. All this evil and destruction for greater IsraHell. They make the h**l from some country first, then they transform it to IsraHell. You of course know it so please don’t behave like some f*****g retard.

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“IsraHell is fully supporting Al-Nusra and ISIS” => Strangely, they added both on their kill list along with Hamas and Hezbollah! They actually help Egypt into taking out IS in Sinai. IS in Sinai is clearly sheltered by Hamas in Gaza. Thus, they were the main international support to Khomeini durin the Iran-Iraq war, even over North-Korea! “They have their operatives in Syria who directly command those apes” => Strangely, none was caught, except in Jews haters’ dreams… “Jidovas are treating them in IsraHelli hospitals. ” => So they are doing with Hamas terrorists who end wounded, so did they… Read more »

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Daeshbag: but you just stated the opposite aabout a month ago in one of your long hasbaric posts, defending israel for giving support to Nusra Fighters, you are eretz Trollsrael , remember??

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Adenauer once was told by an opposition leader or journalist: You said something else recently. What do I care for my old dumb talk – I still grow smarter every day.

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Yes. That is on Your wish list. But not realistic. Neither Arabs nor Israeli have the NEW European idea of coming together to fight a common foe and forgive old sins. p.s. Near East is like France and Germany BEFORE Adenauer and de Gaulle drew a line under OUR b****y history and opted for a common peaceful future. Maybe not only WE need 5-10% of the nations dead in one war. We European only learned this lesson by pain. — I hope they are smarter than we and our ancestors.

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Old sins on both sides? There is no equivalency. Palestinians and the rest of their native Middle Eastern brethren are guilty of nothing. Acting in self-defense by whatever means against these invaders and usurpers of foreign non-Middle-Eastern origin is not and was never a crime. Common enemy? Takfiri’s sole agenda is to delegitimize the Muslim right to self-defence and to undermine and repress their own societies to such an extent that it is incapable of generating an effective resistance. Ultimately, the only common enemy of all Middle-Easterners are the Zionists. Everything else is designed to divide and weaken the resistance.… Read more »

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Yes the Salafi discredit the Sunni cause – if they did not exist the West should invent them. But the clever Wahhabi were faster. judeosupremacist = palestinosupremacist? Yes true. Israeli treat Palestinians badly. Palestinian Sunni Muslims treat Palestinian Christians and Druze as badly -seems custom in the region. Maybe go to the archives mainly tax records. The Ottoman province of Palestine was relatively sparse inhabited except for Arab Christians and about 100.000 Jews… few Muslim Arab haddari plus Bedoun/Bedouin that did not pay tax to the Sultan. Now 99% of so called Arabs from Palestine are Muslims. How come? Did… Read more »

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Out comes the elaborate excuses of these foreign juden. You’re either one yourself or you’ve been feeding yourself too much of their propaganda. No amount of excuses, deflections, disinformation and general judeoganda will ever legitimize their ongoing criminal behaviour against native Middle Easterners and the Muslims around the world who support them. When I was younger and more naive such peaceable and pacifying talk by the covert Zionist hood-winkers was very convincing. Urging us to accept that the Palestinians and Arabs are to be blamed for resisting the crimes being done against them. They’d go on adding references to ancient… Read more »

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Aleikum Salam. Thank You for the detailed answer. I belong to the nation that had to bleed so that the Zionists obtained the Balfour Declaration their land grant from the UK government during WW I. But the Zionist have become a minority in their own land. Much to the chagrin of the Zionists, most of whom originally hail from Eastern Europe and the US, more come from elsewhere. Most of the people in Israel are descends from Mizrachim now. Their ancestors have been driven away from Muslim especially Arab countries. So in a way the persecution of the Jews in… Read more »