Associates close to Netanyahu and Ya'alon called draft review of Operation Protective Edge 'an unserious report that reeks of politicking.'12:47 06.05.16 | 0 comments
He's running the full gamut, from anxiety, through panic-prompted quick-fixes to accusations of populist and then dismissal. And what is most galling is the comparison he makes of himself and his cabinet to a tree - as if his is composed of some untouchable wisdom and symbolises some force for right. In that sense I guess he's accurate; he does represent a force of the right - reactionary, vacuuous and self-serving. He is making a drama out of a crisis by using his usual choice of words to disguise real fear - that for many the trick is up and Bibi is revealed as what he always was, an empty egg.