By toeing the political line of the global jihadists. “Kuwaiti MP calls to move Arab League to Venezuela,” from AFP, January 14 (thanks to all who sent this in):
KUWAIT CITY (AFP) — A Kuwaiti Islamist MP called on Wednesday for moving Arab League headquarters from Cairo to Caracas after expelled the Israel’s ambassador because of its onslaught on the Gaza Strip.
“I call for moving the Arab League from Cairo to Caracas,” MP Waleed al-Tabtabai said during a special debate in parliament over the Israeli offensive.
Tabtabai said that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez “has proved that he was more Arab than some Arabs,” after he expelled the Israeli ambassador in protest against the Israeli onslaught on Gaza.
Chavez expelled Israel’s ambassador to Caracas on January 6 and Israel retaliated a day later, saying it was expelling Venezuela’s charge d’affaires.
Egypt, Jordan and Mauritania, the only Arab countries to have diplomatic ties with the Jewish state, have ignored public calls to expel Israeli diplomats. An Israeli trade office in Qatar also remains open….