Stopping the crazed Israeli desire to bomb
The challenge currently resting on the shoulders of the world's strongest man would seem to be as light as a feather. Israel's level of dependence on the U.S. is absolute; it is more dependent on America than ever before.
Amos Harel's fervent prayer for the well-being of Benny Gantz (Haaretz, August 1) isn't enough: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has already, with haughty vehemence, announced that only the political leadership will decide. Nor will the visit of America's Secretary of Defense, Leon Panetta, turn the tables: Netanyahu, with the same haughty vehemence, has announced that only Israel will decide.