Gideon is living in another time and place.If Abbas had the stones and the ability to crush hamas right now,put them in their place and take over leadership of the PA., then maybe,maybe this article would have some kind of significance. It is easy to poke at Bush and Olmert, they are standing in front of you, hiding nothing, doing exactly what they said they were going to do. Gideon prefers to take the side of shadows, smoke and mirrors. Abbas is offering what he doesn't have to offer and gideon is jumping like a puppy dog for it. Gideon is excited by an arab call for cease-fire IF Israel pulls back to pre'67 borders. Gideon is excited that a bankrupt PA, starving, running out of breath and options, it's money frozen, no aid from the arab countries, in effect choking on it's own bile, is making demands that Israel should accept. Gideon jump after Uri.
U.S. Democratic Senator Merkley airs support for Iran nuclear deal (Reuters)
from the article: A bullies' alliance