Peretz as Defense Minister? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Susie
    • 02.02.07 | 12:55 (IST)

    What gets me is that everyone lambastes Peretz for accepting the post of Defense Minister. What about the blame of the Prime Minister who appointed him for political reasons without once considering the implications of having a complete novice in the position. Just because he thought the position is inconsequential and the lives of Israelis are also inconsequential, he should not get off scott free. Olmert should resign or be ousted simply for this one small error, appointing Amir Peretz as the country's Defense Minister!

    from the article: Tossing the ball around
    First published 00:00 02.02.07 | Last updated 00:00 02.02.07
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