Chicken and egg? I respectfully suggest you look up the meaning of that phrase in an idiomatic dictionary. Your misunderstanding of what the phrase means only underscores Mr. Gideon Levy's point, and is rather gently, if unintentionally, comical.
AG examines probes deal by new police chief Hirsch's security firm (Haaretz)
from the article: In response to Bernard-Henri Levy