On the eve of Prime Minister Netanyahu’s visit to Washington, more and more prominent Israelis are calling for recognizing a Palestinian state now and for negotiating with that state to achieve peace and security. They are calling it an “existential Israeli interest.” On May 18th, they ran unprecedented ads in Israeli papers making their case, signed by 18 generals and 27 winners of the prestigious Israel Prize, among others. Click here to view the entire ad in English. Click here to view the entire ad in Hebrew. We're running this groundbreaking ad verbatim in The New York Times. Help us raise the funds necessary to amplify these immensely important, pro-peace Israeli voices. Click here to donate to our ad campaign to amplify these pro-peace Israel voices. Click here to view our NYT ad. Who signed the ad?
- Over two dozen senior security establishment names, including 18 retired generals.
- Approximately 40 distinguished prize winners, including 27 Israel prize laureates.
- Over 5 former ambassadors, consul generals, and directors of the foreign ministry
- Over 5 current or former presidents of universities