19.02.2011 15.Adar l, 5771
Arab World: The bad news from Egypt
No matter how many int'l or Egyptian assurances are given, Israel cannot depend on what might turn out to be wishful thinking.
What does the Egyptian revolution mean for Israel? A great deal and, unfortunately, none of it is particularly good, though the country will have to adjust to these new circumstances. People who don’t know very much predict some great opportunity for peace in a rosy democratic dawn. But this has nothing to do with reality.
The implications should be divided into two categories: those that relate to Egypt directly and those arising from the event’s fallout on the regional situation….