Mossad philosophy: It's better to make periodic warnings without attacks than it is to have periodic attacks without warnings. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 31.08.11 | 04:40 (IDT)

    Lately, the Mossad has had some collosal failures and, at the same time, their few successes have had loads of unwanted publicity. They were caught with their pants down in the recent attack from Sinai. Just as Israel gave monthly "terrorist attack" warnings after the end of the 2006 war although no attack ever transpired, they will use the same strategy again. It is as if they believe that being over cautious makes up for being under cautious. The Mossad, like the IDF, is dining out on their reputation of decades ago. These days, neither organization can hold their water.

    from the article: IDF beefing up defenses in south after intelligence warnings of terror attack
    First published 00:55 31.08.11 | Last updated 00:55 31.08.11
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