The biggest hurdle Israel faces - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chris Linthwaite
    • 20.01.10 | 12:17 (IST)

    is the allegations of corruption. Me thinks Israel is trying to avoid the impositions of sanctions when they miss The Goldstone deadline. But being the poorest nation does put to bed any idea that Israel is an economic miracle. Israel is poorer than Iceland, Belgium, Portugal, Turkey, Greece, Mexico, Poland and Hungary.

    from the article: Israel set to become OECD's poorest member
    First published 02:17 20.01.10 | Last updated 15:58 20.01.10
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