"If you want peace, prepare for war" is the superstition of every militarized state. Fact is, if you prepare for war, war is what you'll get. And don't try to cite the Cold War -- a period of 50 years that saw one proxy war after another: Korea, Viet Nam, Afghanistan, to name only three.
Stabbing reported in Kiryat Gat in southern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: Lieberman's victory