and we can thank our lucky stars it didn't happen. But be careful. Far from being crushed as the author of this article hastily claims, the right has neither gained nor lost, it has just changed leaders and party names. The danger of instability from its growing lunatic fringes is great. Olmert will need to tame his natural tendency to arrogance and cultivate integrity and negotiating skills to build and steer a ship that will withstand four years in such waters.
Saudi-led planes hit Houthi-controlled government buildings (Reuters)
from the article: 4.5 on the Richter scale