I, on the other hand, am sure that the're not smart enough to have any plan; they are just following the dictates of their feelings towards Arabs, political opponents, in fact anyone deemed not one of them. But in this piece, Strenger is actually apeing them by overly downplaying the threats to Israel which are real enough. The vast majority of Israeli citizens and politicians belong to neither the "crazies" on the right nor to the sycophantic extreme left and most of the world knows it.
U.S. says working on initiative to de-escalate Syria fighting, with focus on Aleppo (Reuters)
from the article: Three cheers for Israel's right