Chaim, I called him a goodwill ambassador for Israel, you gave the job description of a political ambassador, that's a big difference. But you should not underestimate how much his words are helping to "equalize" the daily pictures on TV, which are often not very positive for Israels image abroad. No doubt, he is seen by many as the moral conscience of Israel. Even if that's a (PR) role he probably would rather not have to fill....
Bennett, Deri expected to resign from Knesset, remain in cabinet under new 'Norwegian Law’ (Haaretz)
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