He is a politician since age 28, knows every trick, every way of riding the waves, every spin, cynicism and nuance of politics. He can screw up Israel hastily deciding to bomb the hell out of Lebanon, or he can screw up Israel in a disadvantageous upcoming peace deal. But he cannot be toppled. He is a political animal, and political animals keep coming back no matter how hard you try to knock them out.
Chief PA negotiator Erekat: Talks to minimize IDF control in W. Bank's Area A ended (Haaretz)
from the article: How does he do it?