Diskin for Premier - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '34'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '4'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • ussishkin
    • 04.05.11 | 17:53 (IDT)

    That's twice this man has made sensible comments on Palestinian affairs. His forst was on the need to encourage Palestinian Israelis to integrate into Isrtaeli society both socially and economicially. This is the second. There arelimits to our power and Diskin understands that better than those whose epertise seems to be only in rhetoric and preserving their own status quo. We cannot continue in occupation and we cannot continue to divide the Palestinians. Their predicament after this deal is at least as big as ours was after 1948. What we want is to secure our future and it isn't in remaining as occupiers. We are strong enough to make a deal with the Palestinians and that means with all of them. We do not make peace with our friends but with our enemies. Hamas is our enemy and we cannot destroy them, much as we'd like to, so we have to reach an accomodation with them in order to secure our selves.

    from the article: Outgoing Shin Bet chief calls fear of Hamas-Fatah deal 'out of proportion'
    First published 16:41 04.05.11 | Last updated 16:41 04.05.11
Haaretz Headlines
Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone leaves his home in London, Britain April 29, 2016.

Most Brits say hating Israel or denying its right to exist is anti-Semitism

Only 9% say criticism of Israel constitutes anti-Semitism in a poll prompted by the storm of allegedly anti-Israel, anti-Jewish statements by British Labour Party's members.

Moshe Katsav - AFP - 7.12.2011

No special treatment for rapist ex-president Katsav's clemency bid, Rivlin says

The President's Residence clarifies that a new clemency request has yet to be filed following reports that Moshe Katsav's mental state has deteriorated after a parole board refused to shorten his prison sentence.

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin, February 16, 2016.

If Merkel also criticizes Israel, life is not a piece of cremeschnitte

The Israeli reaction to Der Spiegel's report on the German chancellor's frustration with Netanyahu was ridiculous, even Orwellian; as if Israelis were aliens who had just landed from another planet.

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the White House Correspondents Association's annual dinner

WATCH: Obama slams Trump at White House correspondents' dinner

U.S. president calls Republican establishment 'incredulous', jokes that Trump's involvement in Miss Universe pageant makes up for minimal foreign policy experience.