This sounds like a scolding from a mother - "insulting and counterproductive", lol. Yes, Israeli politics isn't at all based on that premise. How dare you criticize the US for expressing their opinion? The intelligence community in the US is publishing an assessment that says "ditch Israel". Hopefully reason prevails and the manipulated superficiality of political rhetoric that Israel thinks it can play the US with will wash away.
Israeli official: Der Spiegel report is an attack on Merkel's ties with Netanyahu (Haaretz)
from the article: General Dempsey is 'complicit' in goading Israel to attack Iran
The answer can be summed up in one word, narcissism, which manifests itself in three principal ways. There are ways to overcome this love of self, however.16:16 28.04.16 | 0 comments