Following the Six-Day War in 1967, we thought we’re the most powerful nationin the Middle East, and in the world. Even before that, we abducted Adolf Eichmann in Argentina, and later on we rescued our hostages in Uganda, killed arch-terrorists in their beds in Beirut, destroyed a nuclear reactor in Baghdad, and according to foreign sources also assassinated a terror mastermind in his Dubai hotel. Well, aren’t we the best?
We also thought that the Americans are idiots. We fooled them all these years with winks, hoping they’ll believe that it’s merely a “tick” we have in our eye. You, in Washington, object to us holding on to the territories? Come on! You object to Jerusalem being Israel’s capital? You’re making us laugh. You say that we keep inventing new definitions and terms to further our own aims? (“Security margins” in order to expand settlements, “state-owned land,” in order to confiscate more land, and so on) – So why didn’t you pound the table all these years? Full story...