The need to preempt Iran and export gas to Egypt was the reason the government gave to push through its controversial plan for Israel's natural gas. Now, this reason may no longer exist.08:52 31.08.15 | 1 comments
Even before Shalit was captured, Israel entered Gaza and took captives. Israel has been taking Palestinians without charge or trial for quite a time. There is a war going on and some Palestinians made war back in a manner not dissimilar to the way Israel makes war. The solution is to end the war. But Likud, the Israeli leading party is opposed to Palestinian statehood or sovereignty. That makes it difficult for Palestinians desiring freedom to compromise - with whom for what?