Netanyahu’s dovish ’new‘ policy is draped in hawk’s clothing

17.05.2011                      13.Ijar, 5771                      Tag 28 des Omer


Netanyahu's dovish 'new' policy is draped in hawk's clothing

Netanyahu's speech before Knesset was undoubtedly his most dovish speech this term. More dovish even than the Bar-Ilan speech of two years ago.

Toward the end of her unusually heated speech, Tzipi Livni paused for several seconds and sighed. Her sigh reflected despair, pessimism, maybe helplessness.
Netanyahu and his ministers, near the cabinet table, burst into laughter. They saw Livni's sigh as a sign of despairing from becoming prime minister for a long time….