General government expenditure as a percentage of GDP is around 48% which puts Israel in roughly the same category as Greece, Italy and the rest the sick men of Europe. In short unsustainable. What it means is half your country is financed by the State and although you all like to whip the religious element, who no doubt need a fiscal kicking. I suspect the real culprit is state pensions and not a lot you can do there.
Ex-FM Lieberman: Firebomb attack in Jerusalem a reminder that norm is Arab terror against Jews (Haar