A good article that extols the value of facing the facts! The blockade was always going to be challenged and the military power humiliated, just as happened with the SS Exodus in 1947. The failure of Israeli military power is being matched by the actions of haredim and settlers to defy the state and challenge legitimacy domestically. Just as the US forces will leave Afghanistan, so Israel will have to quit the post-1967 lands or accept a single state solution.
15 police officers killed in Colombia helicopter crash (Reuters)
from the article: Israel should be thankful it didn’t make it to the World Cup