I've already weighed in, so kindly pardon the double dipping, but wished to chime in I've also been scorched with the anti-Semite branding iron for my distaste for some of Israel's--how do I say this politely?--inconsistent understanding of the U.N.'s mission. Fortunately, however, I live in California where opposition.to Bush II's war-mongering is the prevailing view. Be all that as it may, reading Haaretz makes for a welcome gulp of fresh air amidst what Brandon correctly identifies as a "poisonous atmosphere."
Ya'alon has 'total confidence' in deputy chief, decries political attempts to harm IDF (Haaretz)
from the article: Yes to Abbas
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