Solutions that are not solutions - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
  • p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap p.TextOutput { R static java.lang.String p.mt = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; R static java.lang.String p.publicInterfaces = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValued'; R static java.lang.String p.beanClass = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.SingleValuePolicy'; RW java.lang.String value = '0'; R transient java.lang.Object _data = 'com.polopoly.cm.app.policy.NumberInputPolicy'; },ModelStore=com.polopoly.model.ModelStoreInMap
    • sh
    • 28.07.06 | 08:57 (IDT)

    1) Why would Syria agree to give the Shab'a Farms to Lebanon? Why can't it be given to NATO to police until everyone agrees on its going back where it came from? 2) If Israel is not sure it wishes to negotiate with the Lebanese government for the release of the prisoners and refuses to speak to Hizballah, who is left to be spoken to and how will it get its two soldiers back? 3) As Hizballah is part of the Lebanese government, population and consequently army, they would be back on the border in different uniforms, under a different flag, right? 4) Worrying about what will be viewed as Hizballah achievements is puerile. Its fans will view the whole episode as a success no matter what the final outcome, and its foes will blame it for bringing wanton destruction of its own country (and probably not for the damage they have caused here). Whatever is decided, our occupation of that strip = war of attrition leading to heaven knows what.

    from the article: Analysis / The alternative to Hezbollah may be occupation
    First published 00:00 28.07.06 | Last updated 00:00 28.07.06
Haaretz Headlines
Near the West Bank shooting attack that wounded four people, June 29, 2015.

Israeli lightly hurt in West Bank shooting

IDF investigating report; late Saturday, Israeli soldier lightly wounded after being hit by a car outside a military outpost in the West Bank.

An evening of song and unity in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at The Bayit

Has U.S. Modern Orthodoxy reached its breaking point?

The most influential Jewish community in America is in deep crisis. Will the different streams of Modern Orthodoxy go their separate ways? A special report from New York.

An F-35 Lightning II fighter jet.

Fears resurface over U.S. arms sales to Gulf States

The lifting of arms embargo on Iran is sending the Middle East into a frenzied conventional arms race, reigniting decades-old concerns in Israel for its military edge over Arab states.

Oliver Sacks

Neurologist and author Oliver Sacks dies at 82

Sacks explained in February he was in late stages of terminal cancer.