and that is his abilty to make enemies. At that, he is an expert. It seems that swagger and arrogance are the salient points in Israeli diplomacy. Remember the deputy minister who insulted the Turkish minister and intentionally disregarded protocol? But he is where he is because they like him and feel empowered by his kind of insulting tone.
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from the article: French, Spanish FMs: Lieberman violated every rule of diplomacy