Where the Wild Things Are – fortress Israel?

Israel-Jordan border near Eilat

Netanyahu, Herzog trade barbs over plan for separating from Palestinians – Jonathan Lis – Haaretz 10.02.16
In Knesset debate, Netanyahu mocks Herzog for saying two-state solution not presently possible. ‘Maybe you’re beginning to understand where we live,’ he says; Herzog retorts: ‘Annex the territories. Let’s see what happens then.’
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And see: Netanyahu trades Israel’s democracy for a shtetl with German submarines – Asher Schechter – Haaretz 10.02.16
Tossing Arab MKs out of Knesset was a new low in Netanyahu’s assault on democracy, but de facto, Israel is already close to being an ex-‘Jewish democratic’ state.


Netanyahu unveils plan to ‘surround entire state with a fence’
– The Times of Israel 09.02.16
Says threat from ‘predatory animals’ in neighboring countries necessitates sophisticated barriers.