"...trade in his amateur commentator´s suit for that of a level-headed statesman". Ouch...: - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Alterman
    • 28.06.11 | 11:54 (IDT)

    "Hit him where it hurts" - is this the editorial policy of Haaretz? If yes - well, that´s good entertainment that makes readers chuckle a bit, but not much more than that. The "tsnuami" metaphor was indeed silly and amateurish, but it was just words. Words and words and statements and articles and declarations and speeches and words. It´s sickening. But what should Barak do? He should wait, observe and analyze the events up until september-october. The UN drama could eventually become a trivial sideshow to a bigger drama (Iran-Syria-Hizbollah-Hamas).

    from the article: Time for Barak to step up and push for negotiations
    First published 02:28 28.06.11 | Last updated 02:28 28.06.11
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