I definitely believe him that he is surprised. What does that tell us? The political and economical privileged classes are so far away from the rest of the population that they can' t see what is happening. Oh yes Mr. Fischer it is not about having an economy doing well but how wealth is distributed.
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from the article: Bank of Israel chief 'surprised' by protests, says economy doing well