noone is aying they should have taken israel and the jews into consideration when deciding the holy see as im sure they didnt. as i hope you are aware you have logged into an israeli newspaper so i think it is quite fair that this paper should look at it from a local angle. especially because the catholic church and the jews have had a tumultuous history.
Firebomb thrown during demonstration in northern Israeli town of Umm al Fahm (Haaretz)
from the article: New pope seen continuing relations with Israel, Jews