peretz deserves to be criticised for his mistkes - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • zionist forever
    • 24.11.06 | 04:20 (IST)

    Peretz is right that previous defense minisiters have been negligent by not providing sufficient training but he cant place all the blame on the men who had the job before him. Peretz has shown time and time again he is not fit for the job through his own failings. Even now social welfare issues are more important to him than defending the country if you said to him we can add $1 million to give the army money they need to prepare for Lebanon 2 or we can put it towards raising the minimum wage he would say lets raise the minimum wage today worry about the war tommorow. The man has never even served in the millitary a minimum qualifictaion for the post of defense minister in Israel should at least be having some millitary service.

    from the article: Laborites: Peretz will be forced to quit Defense Ministry
    First published 00:00 24.11.06 | Last updated 00:00 24.11.06
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