The Lieberman fear factor
The decision to keep the foreign minister's post empty and hold it in trust for Avigdor Lieberman is an allegory of his formidable political power and Israel's crumbling rule of law.
Israel's Foreign Ministry is patiently waiting for Avigdor Lieberman to finish up his legal affairs, like the empty seat at the Passover Seder table waiting for Elijah the Prophet.
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