This is one of the smartest pieces I've read in Haaretz for a long long time. And it's strange to hear it from Aluf Benn, who usually is a dull centrist. It's so true, like Zeev (#7) points out: Israeli governments are experts when it comes to appearing as moderate and openminded, while at the same time backing positions which in fact makes it impossible to achieve peace. Sharon first. Now Olmert.
Egypt mediating between Israel, Hamas to restore quiet to Gaza Strip, sources say (Haaretz)
from the article: The hot-air summit
'Quiet and regular daily routine are a mutual interest and we will strive to keep them,' IDF says.04:42 05.05.16 | 4 comments