Europe as well as the U.S. are not only relevant to Israel but vitally necessary allies - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • S. Lahat
    • 18.01.12 | 16:15 (IST)

    Very astute analysis of the current Israeli government's intractability, not only towards European concerns and criticisms of its self-destructive, anti-democratic policies, but also towards the U.S. or any other of its allies on whose good will and support - both economic as well as diplomatic - Israel is irrevocably dependent on. The only viable solution for Israel's citizens to extricate themselves from this downward spiral of alienating the country's allies and curtailing the civil rights of its populace, as well as deliberately obstructing and even sabotaging the peace-process is to let their actions at the polls speak loudly and decisively of their disillusionment and of their desperate desire for change and for a return to democratic values and to social justice for all.

    from the article: Israel must understand that Europe is indeed relevant
    First published 13:43 18.01.12 | Last updated 13:43 18.01.12
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