Netanyahu was able, with Barak's cooperation, to split the Labor party and have Barak+4 join the coalition. With this, Netanyahu gained at least another year of governing. Survival is the greatest, and perhaps only, achievement of this Yahoo.
Justice Ministry: Information examined by AG about Gal Hirsch didn't come from police (Haaretz)
from the article: Netanyahu is exploiting anxiety over instability to stave off peace