Gabi Ashkenazi seems to be a low-brow brute, not unlike his predessesors. His position is a tactical one; he carries out governmental policies to the best of his profesional abilities. What really matters is the strategic policies of Israel vis a vis peace which will determine the future of the country. That, sadly, is also in the hands of neanderthals.
U.S. wildlife agency looking into Zimbabwe lion death (AP)
from the article: ANALYSIS: Olmert and his gov't are unfit to run the next war