Iran says there is no reason to link the military program to the nuclear issue and therefore UN sanctions should be lifted.
The rabbinate has become increasingly loathed even in its 'home court' – consisting of religious Jews both in Israel and abroad.
Reporting on rocket fire from Gaza into Israel regularly omits mention of Israeli use of force against the coastal strip. Is it any wonder that Israelis perceive Gazans as motivated by pure evil?
SPECIAL MULTIMEDIA PROJECT: Conventional wisdom is that Israelis showed enormous resilience during last year's Gaza war – but many are belatedly showing symptoms of trauma.