Smelling Rats, and CYA - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mark Lincoln
    • 11.06.06 | 07:09 (IDT)

    The thing which bothers me about this article is that it would seem Peretz "smells a rat" in the confused and contradictory responses of the divisional commander and Chief of Staff. Anyone who has observed any game of "pin the asshole on the bureaucrat," might wonder about what is going on. If Peretz was happy with the "investigation" being conducted by the Division commander, then why would he be wishing for an independent investigation? If he was happy with the Chief of Staff's behavior, why would he not ask him to investigate? I have been watching this sort of thing for many years. I have little information as to what happened. I do know one thing. When the guys at the top of the ant-hill start fighting over who will investigate, it means a lot about what happened. btw, CYA means 'Cover Your Ass."

    from the article: Peretz: Gaza beach blast may have internal Palestinian cause
    First published 00:00 10.06.06 | Last updated 00:00 10.06.06
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