Just over the past few months: 1.Cheif of Police resigns after investigation foudn deveral of Israel's highest brass on the take. 2.Chief of Staff of Army resigns due to fiasco of the attack on Lebanon, while being remembered for ordering the bombardment of Lebanon on July 12th while selling off his stocks portfolio since the war he is commanding might reduce his profits. 3.Minister of Justice is found guilty of sexual harrassment. 4. President of country is found guilty of rape and perversion of justice. 5.Head of Israel's Tax Authoirty resigns under a cloud of corruption charges. 6. Sharon's son, Omri is found guilty of criminal conduct 7. The PM himself is under suspicion of corruption and favouritism. So, the record is not good and getting worse, not improving. Point in fact? The international gangster and arms trafficer Gaydamek is forming his own party to fit into his pocket.
Death toll from car bombs in Iraq rises to 56 (AP)
from the article: Histadrut chair threatens March 21 strike if wages still not paid