A gnome cannot become a giant - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Jonathan S
    • 05.03.07 | 11:40 (IST)

    It is clear that Eldar and others wanted the Olmert troika into power. They promised to run away from Judea and Samaria and people like Eldar believed this would equal running away from all the problems. Eldar and many Israelis are in a constant situation of self-delusion. Israel is in the frontline of a conflict between Islamic jihadism and the Western world. No peace is possible without solving the real problem posed by a nuclear Iran and the ambitions of medieval mullahs. The Olmert troika is incapable to defend Israel against the looming threat and equally incapable to bring peace. Even the best plastic surgeon cannot transform a gnome into a giant.

    from the article: Following the path of Sharon's sins
    First published 00:00 05.03.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.03.07
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