When asked recently what issue keeps him awake at night, new security service chief replied that it’s the possibility of Hamas carrying out a large-scale surprise attack. It’s now his job to keep that from happening.06:46 12.02.16 | 0 comments
Sharon proposal for solving the Gaza refugee problem did not favour with the Labour dominated government because they believed it would undermine Israel's negotiating position. They were against "unilateral concessions". As Sharon wrote many years later: "It was true that the established Israeli position was based on fact and sense, while what I was proposing would indeed be a complicated process that would generate very real problems. Yet these were objectives I was convinced were well worth pursuing, even if the government did not".