Israel thinking way too short term - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • binny
    • 18.11.09 | 10:22 (IST)

    You Israeli's haven't figured out Obama's political manuverings any more than the Republicans. And so you too will find unexpected defeat in the end-game, even while you think you are scoring points. Causing problems for Obama while he is in the middle of dealing with more pressing issues will backfire on Israel in the long run. Israel will regret mistaking Obama's short-term focus not being on Israel, with weakness. But not until the end-game has played out and Israel pays for this mistake.

    from the article: ANALYSIS / Netanyahu senses Obama's weakness on Jerusalem
    First published 02:50 18.11.09 | Last updated 18:38 18.11.09
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