Netanyahu is bad for Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • ahmet
    • 12.11.09 | 17:46 (IST)

    During the 90's there was a serious movement for peace in Israel because moderate and reasonable leaders like Rabin and Yossi beilin aswell as Barak were listened to. They chose a moderate but realistic path. But Ariel Sharon, Olmert and now Netanyahu, all right wing fanatics have dominated Israeli politics over the past decade and now that peace movement has dwindled and Israel has become more right wing. This will not lead to peace in the future except for more frustration and resistance. Its not smart long term thinking. Israel cannot rely on US protection forever and the Arabs will only get stronger and stronger and will one way or the other find a way to harm Israel seriously, or at least balance the power.

    from the article: The world is sick of Netanyahu's lack of policy
    First published 16:21 13.11.09 | Last updated 16:21 13.11.09
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