"Perhaps, its failure to attain its goals will lead to rethinking the use of the army as the solution to every problem and in time will lead to less veneration of power and greater understanding of its limitations." Typical Israeli leftist self-bashing. Reuven...Instead perhaps..... a) Israel will never elect a weak, heartless, inexperienced prime minister. b)Perhaps the Tel Aviv Starbucks crowd finally realizes the constant danger they really live in and the need for an overpowerwing military. b) Perhaps Israeli military ingenuity will develop new abilities to track and kill geurillas and fight an asymetrical war and surprise the world once again. A world who's media is betting on Israel's failure citing the Tet offensive , Chechnya , Iraq etc. The author clearly does not have confidence in the sons and daughters of Israel. He does not recognize how they bravely detered wave after wave of terrorist suicide bombers over the last few years.
Judge orders Jerusalem Gay Pride attacker to undergo psychiatric evaluation (Haaretz)
from the article: 'Quiet, they're shooting'