17 septembrie 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu's Arab problem


The prime minsiter held an “emergency” meeting of advisers and strategists where he warned that the Joint List would receive 15 seats.In the early hours of Monday evening as the bustling day was winding down, shopkeepers in the Muslim Quarter of the Old City were beginning to shutter their stalls. There were a few half-hearted shouts to passersby – “Are you looking for a present?” – but most merchants probably just wanted to get home and have dinner. Unbeknown to them, police were blocking off [...]