Olmert discovers the value of blood sacrifice in the 21st century - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Natallie Durson
    • 13.10.07 | 10:31 (IST)

    The Israeli public has a short attention span. There is nothing that an Israeli PM can do that can't be fixed by making an attack upon Syria, or Hamas, or Hizbollah, or Beruit. Having lost the second war in Lebanon was a great handicap for Olmert and only the recent attack upon Syria has changed his poll numbers. Now that Olmert has realized the secret to keeping Israelis happy, it is unlikely that his support will ever suffer as badly as it did before this revelation.

    from the article: A good omen for Olmert?
    First published 00:00 11.10.07 | Last updated 00:00 11.10.07
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