It was Barack who called the upcoming Palestinian push for statehood a tsunami, and what measures can be taken to defend against that, metaphorically? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 11.08.11 | 05:18 (IDT)

    moving to high ground alone, which means israel should have started negotiations years ago and stopped settlement expansion in the "low land of the WEst Bank". The IDF will be hard pressed to deal with widespread demonstrations and border incursions, topped off with rockets from Hezbollah and Hamas. Israel's usual measures of bombing will only exacerbate the situation and bring further isolation to the beleagured state. No hope with Bibi. he should have built on high ground, that is, the 67 borders.

    from the article: IDF concerned UN vote on Palestinian state may lead to tensions with Syria
    First published 02:14 11.08.11 | Last updated 02:14 11.08.11
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