Israel enraged at Belgium for planned trial of Sharon.
The Belgian Supreme Court of Appeals ruled yesterday that Belgium could investigate war crimes charges against Prime
Minister Ariel in connection with a series of massacres perpetrated by Israeli-backed Christian militiamen at the Sabra and Shatilla Palestinian
refugee camps near Beirut, Lebanon, in 1982, but only after he is no longer prime minister, and thus stripped of diplomatic immunity. (Jerusalem Post, February 12th, 2003)
Email the Belgian Ambassador to the United States, Mr. Frans van Daele:
RE: Belguim Supreme Court Decision