I'm Italian and what Mr Barack says scares me: israel is not north America or western europe, so you Israelis can do whatever you want, against international law,to defend yourselves. You should be listening to Italians like me who love Israeli democracy and not to false friends like Berlusconi, fascist and antisemitic. What went wrong between Israel and the Italian Left?
PLO official: Reports about Abbas' resignation from political life very premature (Haaretz)
from the article: Barak: In the Middle East, there is no mercy for the weak