SICK OBJECTIVE OF OLMERT GOVERNMENT
by David Basch
Freeman Center For Strategic Studies
January 11, 2009
The prime objective of the Olmert government is to deliver an election victory to
Kadima, which had been passive for years against Arab attacks from Gaza. It
was goaded to action because Israelis were beginning to see that this government
is more involved in destroying the conservative Israeli political challenge to its
What the Olmert government and the leftists wish to do is to discredit the
conservative Jewish opposition by creating a new Arab state on Israel's
territories as a fait accompli, forever proving that God's promises to Israel in the
Bible will never, ever come true. The resulting demoralization of the religious
conservative sector, Olmert and the leftists believe, will leave the secular leftists
as the only credible leadership of the country.
This leftist goal -- being their highest priority -- has resulted in the motivated
blindness of the leftists to the reality of an Arab enemy that does not ever
wish to make peace with a viable Israel and will use every advantage gained
by acquiring strategic Israeli territory to destroy Israel. The left cannot accept this
reality since it exposes itself as incompetent to defend long term Israeli survival.
which is proven by its having brought back Arafat and his terrorist army in the
disastrous Oslo process and in surrendering strategic Gaza.