The Lion and the spitting Cobra... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stephen.
    • 11.03.10 | 11:28 (IST)

    The Lion is totally pissed off. Whichever plans he had, the path to the Lioness, is blocked by a spitting Cobra. So, now what.? Jerusalem is now taboo. Great housing plans are currently being unveiled. The watered down sanctions against Iran by the gracious president have been seen by Israel and well analyzed.No doubt Iran will have nuclear weapons soon enough. No doubt Russia and China will veto any US attempts. Mr. Biden, the Lion,came to Israel. Mr.Biden will soon leave Israel. Mission Accomplished. PM Netanyahu the spitting Cobra has now accomplished what many Arab world leaders have dreamed of, a serious rift between Washington and Jerusalem. One can be sure, that the regime in Tehran is now nervous, for Israel is basically off the leash. So much for indigenous diplomacy.

    from the article: Biden to Israelis: Mideast status quo unsustainable
    First published 09:24 11.03.10 | Last updated 13:16 14.03.10
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