Arab Spring does not symbolize democracy and freedom. The Arab spring has brought tyranny and oppression greater than the dictatorships they replaced. People are now missing Quadaffi and Mubarak. Those were the good old days. Islamic extremist are torturing and murdering dissidents and anyone who wants freedom. These Islamic Extremist are not potential allies and they do not offer peace to Israel.
UN: Gaza could be 'uninhabitable' by 2020 if trends continue (AP)
from the article: Israel is choosing regional isolation, not alliances