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    • Stephen L
    • 19.02.10 | 10:58 (IST)

    Own goal after own goal from Lieberman and Ayalon, with huge damage to even close friends, at a time when diplomacy would seem to be critical. Its astonishing that they retain their jobs, even in a dodgy coalition where they apparently have some sway. At some stage there will be a tipping point in the US where even there Israel will be seen as the main cause of the ME problem. Once you reach that point- and to me it seems close- it will take a lot of turning back, and "crisis" would not do justice to the gravity of Israel's position.

    from the article: J Street: Criticism of Israel does not make us the enemy
    First published 11:18 19.02.10 | Last updated 11:18 19.02.10
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