Foxman to Tenet's Rescue

This is what Abe Foxman, the head of the Anti-Defamation League, has to say about Patrick Tyler's allegations:

I have known and worked with George Tenet for more than a decade and find Patrick Tyler's allegations outrageous and unbelievable.
 
 As part of the Clinton and Bush teams working towards facilitating a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinians, George was an advocate of Israel's right to defend its citizens and its country, and continues to be one today as a private citizen.
 
As a friend of Israel and the Jewish people, I believe George Tenet, who has vehemently denied the charges and whose track record speaks for itself, not Patrick Tyler and his ugly unsubstantiated charges.
 
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Before joining The Atlantic in 2007, Goldberg was a Middle East correspondent, and the Washington correspondent, for The New Yorker. He was previouslly a correspondent for The New York Times Magazine and New York magazine. He has also written for the Jewish Daily Forward and was a columnist for The Jerusalem Post.

Goldberg's book Prisoners was hailed as one of the best books of 2006 by the Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Slate, The Progressive, Washingtonian magazine, and Playboy. He received the 2003 National Magazine Award for Reporting for his coverage of Islamic terrorism and the 2005 Anti-Defamation League Daniel Pearl Prize. He is also the winner of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists prize for best international investigative journalist; the Overseas Press Club award for best human-rights reporting; and the Abraham Cahan Prize in Journalism.

In 2001, Goldberg was appointed the Syrkin Fellow in Letters of the Jerusalem Foundation, and in 2002 he became a public-policy scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C.

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