Netanyahu has been oblivious to a multitude of subtle - and not so subtle - changes in international perspective and sentiment that have been taking place ever since he took office - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Giggles
    • 28.02.11 | 04:28 (IST)

    Is he really that stupid? Are those around him who should be keeping him informed lying to him? "It's the delegitimization thing". It's inconceivable how he can be so totally removed from the reality of world sentiment towards Israeli policy, and its increasing unwillingness to look the other way while Israel continues to hold international law and UN resolutions in contempt. It's no longer just a matter of justice and human rights for the Palestinians, it's become a matter of international interest, and yet with all that transpires around him, he's still eagerly trudging along in the rut of the occupation, without a thought of the damage it causes to Israel and its security, nor to the increasing potential of even MORE damage that it holds for the future. He is as dense as a rock!

    from the article: Netanyahu is exploiting anxiety over instability to stave off peace
    First published 01:18 28.02.11 | Last updated 01:18 28.02.11
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