Sounds the Author hunted around for some dodgy statistical data to dwell on. Lets focus on the next few years that our GDP is advancing / overtaken that of Spain, Italy, Cyprus, Slovenia and New Zealand. In another 5 years our GDP will in the too 15 states in the World!
UN Security Council condemns North Korea launch, vows action (Reuters)
from the article: Israel should be a start-up nation - for civilization and values