King Abdullah re; Playing with Fire - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • JJ Gross
    • 29.04.10 | 18:28 (IDT)

    The problem with King Abdullah is that he is not his father, nor is he his grandfather. In fact he is a nothing, an inexperienced brat lacking even minimal status or statecraft. Naturally he fears for his artificial little throne which has lasted this long only because his late father had a brain and a personality. The huge chunk of Palestine called Jordan is not long for this world as a Hashemite monarchy, and the dwarf on the throne is understandably scared.

    from the article: Mideast nearing 'explosion,' Jordan's Abdullah says
    First published 16:09 29.04.10 | Last updated 16:09 29.04.10
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