- Hezbollah, Hamas, Iran: How Israeli Annexation May Trigger a Multi-front War Within Weeks
by Chuck Freilich, https://www.haaretz.com/
Israel stands before one of the most difficult periods it has ever known, from a coronavirus economic crisis to Netanyahu’s assault on the rule of law. But his annexation plan could lead us to the precipice of war – and beyond
Israel stands before one of the most difficult periods it has ever known, just about a perfect storm. The political and judicial crisis surrounding Benjamin Netanyahu’s trial has barely begun. Having successfully defused the political obstacles to his ongoing rule, the premier is now conducting an unbridled campaign to undermine the judicial system and rule of law, in order to save himself from a likely prison sentence. No norm, no institution, is sacrosanct.