Vote: Most influential Israel story of 2012

27.12.2012                      14.Tewet. 5773

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Vote: Most influential Israel story of 2012

Top stories: Pillar of Defense, Olmert beats charges and Liberman is indicted, Likud and Kadima merge, TA riots, Tal Law expires.

The year 2012 was full of unexpected twists and turns in Israel. IDF Operation Pillar of Defense began on November 14, with the assassination of the Hamas armed wing commander Ahmed Jabari. During the operation, the Iron Dome missile defense system shielded hundreds of rockets launched from Gaza, and the IDF successfully hit hundreds of terrorists targets. The eight-day operation affected all Israelis – even those in the bubble of Tel Aviv, when a public bus was targeted with a bomb for the first time since 2006….