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    • S. Lahat
    • 20.03.13 | 16:22 (IST)

    In order to move at all - and especially to move forward and into an uncharted direction - one needs courage, vision and commitment to make sacrifices and concessions - and when this moving forward involves the leader of a nation, it also entails a willingness to place the interests of his people and his country ahead of his own vainglorious, short-term political gains - not only for tomorrow or for next year - but for future generations to come. Taking those prerequisites into account - unless there is a complete, magical metamorphosis ahead for Netanyahu - the chances for him to move up to the plate and become a historically significant figure are very slim, indeed.

    from the article: Netanyahu, your move
    First published 05:17 20.03.13 | Last updated 05:17 20.03.13
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