Lieberman harms Israel abroad as well as within its borders - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • S. Lahat
    • 26.05.12 | 06:14 (IDT)

    Carlo Strenger's description of the damage Lieberman's policies and lack of diplomatic skill have done to Israel's image abroad is drawing an appalling but accurate picture but unfortunately Lieberman's destructive influence is not limited to foreign relations alone. The extreme myopia and ultra-right nationalism inherent in both Lieberman's own and his party's political ideology and agenda are threatening to unravel the democratic fabric of the country. Demagoguery and racist dogma have no place in a democratic state.

    from the article: Lieberman's boorish behavior harms Israel's international standing
    First published 18:25 25.05.12 | Last updated 18:25 25.05.12
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