If these comments were made on an official capacity, then, whilst it would be outrageous, we could still pass it off as Israeli Propaganda. On the contrary, these were Barak's "private thoughts", and if he really thinks that, then clearly shows is mentally disturbed and paranoid! Which in turn (quite rightly) should make us concerned! It has many connotations which in itself is disturbing!!
4.2-scale earthquake felt in Dead Sea, Jerusalem area (Haaretz)
from the article: Turkey summons Israel's ambassador over Barak's remarks on spy chief