Incredulous - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Nahman Umani
    • 06.09.09 | 04:13 (IDT)

    Bibi's move is incredulous but given the present climate unavoidable. He has to gesture to his right. But they will reject him in the end anyway. Israel now is a country where the PM has an approval rating in the low 20's yet if there was an election today he would probably be re-elected. Israeli governments (right and left) over the past 40 years have created a settlement monster. Now they have to feed the beast. The price is high. They are becoming an international pariah and testing the US. It is their own doing. I don't blame Bibi. This seems to be what the country wants. Who said democracy was the best form of government?

    from the article: Hamas warns Arabs: Don't rush toward normalizing Israel ties
    First published 02:45 06.09.09 | Last updated 22:31 06.09.09
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