Haaretz, Jun. 6, 2016

 

the disintegration of the Middle East, with Israeli assistance or irrespective of it, leaves Israel independent from any of the regional upsets. Netanyahu’s voters know that full well: Even after the end of the Cold War that American fortress, Israel, remained within the Middle Eastern hell ignited by the U.S.

[...] The state is realizing the colonialist challenge with great force and the help of simple, atavistic symbols such as “the divine promise.”

[...] This is what remains: hatred.