106 Total Quotes

Mark Regev Quotes

Following a terror atrocity, no one can expect Israel to conduct business as usual. We refuse to accept suicide bombings as a routine we have to get used to.
Mark Regev
#Business

There is no conflict whatsoever between Israel and Pakistan and no logical reason why the two countries could not have a constructive and positive bilateral relationship.
Mark Regev
#Conflict

Israel believes that the best way to move forward is according to the road map, which is the international community's accepted plan for the Middle East peace process.
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#Israel

Israel supports the European position. We believe that the international community - through the UN Security Council - must present the Iranian regime with a clear dilemma, either they totally cease their nuclear weapons program, or they endanger their relationship with the outside world.
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#Community

It is simply ludicrous to single out Israel for this issue when Israel is an open, free and egalitarian society, while ignoring the very real oppression against women in countries like Saudi Arabia and Sudan.
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#Israel

We hope these extremist comments by the Iranian president will make the international community open its eyes and abandon any illusions about this regime.
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#Community

We had information to the effect that the whole [international monitoring] agreement was falling apart. The reason that we acted today the way we did was precisely not to allow these prisoners to be released and to scatter around the territories forcing us to do a much more comprehensive larger military operation to arrest them all.
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#Agreement

The whole idea that money would come from Israel and be transferred to the Palestinian Authority if that authority is led by an extremist terrorist group responsible for suicide bombings is almost as if we were to transfer money to have our own citizens killed in suicide bombings. There is no logic to that whatsoever.
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#Authority

Ultimately, Israel still hopes the Palestinian Authority will follow through on their own commitments to disarm these groups and that will make the necessity for Israeli action superfluous.
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#Authority

The whole agreement is to balance between security and movement. Hopefully, there will be conditions so we will not have to close it in the future. We would only do so if there is a specific security need.
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#Agreement

We believe the combination of fanatical ideology together with nuclear weaponry is a combination that no thinking person can feel comfortable with.
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#Ideology

I think we're hopeful that there will be meetings with Muslim leaders. There's an enhanced understanding in the international community of what this prime minister has done to try to create a more positive situation between us and the Palestinians.
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#Community

We hope that the organized international community will, through the vehicle of the Security Council, present the extremist regime in Tehran with a clear dilemma. Either they totally cease their nuclear weapons development program or they seriously endanger their relationship with the community of nations.
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#Community

The Palestinian Authority honoring its commitments in the fight against terrorism is a prerequisite for moving forward with the political dialogue.
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#Authority

If there is a financial crisis in the Palestinian Authority today, that is largely due to their irresponsible pocketbook electioneering.
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#Authority

(Abbas) goes by the motto of 'one authority, one law, one security service'. But we don't see him putting this motto into use.
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#Authority

It is clear that as long as Islamic Jihad remains armed, it will have the ability both to kill innocent civilians and to kill chances for peace. What is needed is a continuous ongoing effort by the Palestinian leadership to disarm these extremist groups.
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#Ability

The combination of extremist ideology, a warped understanding of reality and nuclear weapons is a combination that no-one in the international community can accept.
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#Ideology

The repeated outrageous remarks by the Iranian president unfortunately indicate the real mind-set of the ruling clique.
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#Mind

Unfortunately what we've seen with these media outlets is that they are propaganda organs for terrorist organizations. They churn out the most hateful propaganda.
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#Media

There is a Palestinian Authority, but not a Palestinian state.
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#Authority

We believe that the organized international community, through the vehicle of the Security Council, should present the regime in Iran with a clear choice: Either they cease totally their military nuclear program or they seriously endanger all their relationships with the community of nations. We believe that such a message could have effective results.
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#Community

No person involved in terrorism can use the election campaign as a way to receive immunity.
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#Terrorism

The combination of a regime with a very radical agenda, put together with nuclear weapons, I think that is a combination, a dangerous combination that no one in the international community can accept.
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#Weapons

We have to move ahead on the crossings issue by balancing the very real security threats with the desire to allow for maximum possible movement of people and goods,
Mark Regev
#Desire

We're trying to send a message to the Palestinian leadership about how seriously we see [Sunday's] events, ... You can't have terror attacks like that, with Israelis gunned down, and expect business as usual.
Mark Regev
#Events

Simon Wiesenthal's passing saddens us all. He was a champion in the fight to bring to justice the 20th Century's worst criminals who had escaped justice.
Mark Regev
#Justice

He acted on behalf of 6 million people who could no longer defend themselves, ... The state of Israel, the Jewish people and all those who oppose racism recognized Simon Wiesenthal's unique contribution to making our planet a better place.
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#Israel

We want to be as flexible as we can on the issue of the crossings,
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#Flexible

We want to be as flexible as we can on the issue of the crossings.
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#Flexible