"The Land of Israel was the birthplace of the Jewish people." This was a self serving and untruthful Zionist myth.Bertie refused to condemn the comments and Ariel Sharon aide Raanan Gissin said
"I am very sorry that Ireland takes this position because in doing that they support [Iranian President Mahmoud] Ahmadinejad," he said.The full story from the Jewish Telegraph can be read here. Does this mean anything. I'm don't think so.