Preparing for the worst, hoping for the best

15.08.2011                      15.Aw-Elul, 5771                       TuBeAw

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Preparing for the worst, hoping for the best

Contrary to the near-hysteric reactions in Jerusalem, defense establishment doesn't believe the world will come to an end. Far from it.

What will happen on September 21? Probably not that much. It will be the day after the Palestinian Authority unilaterally declares statehood at the United Nations General Assembly, but contrary to what one might be led to believe by the near-hysteric reactions in Jerusalem, the defense establishment does not believe that the world will come to an end. Far from it.
Firstly, the demonstrations will likely not erupt immediately. While everyone is talking about this period called “September,” the period will likely last through October and November and even longer depending on political developments….