Hmmmmm. Did you ever want to consider WHY Israel prefers hasbara to statescraft? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Johnboy
    • 02.03.12 | 04:17 (IST)

    Maybe its because they know that when it comes to the occupied territories then Israel hasn't got a leg to stand on, and therefore statescraft is not a viable option. So hasbara it has to be, not because its the BETTER option but because that's all Israel has at its disposal.

    from the article: Israel is more focused on 'hasbara' than it is on policy
    First published 01:01 02.03.12 | Last updated 01:01 02.03.12
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