Commentary on Israel, the Middle East, and the Jewish World
Thursday, July 27, 2006
Suddenly, Nasrallah doesn't seem so bad after all
Lead article in the New York Times for tomorrow: voices from the Arab nations, after a period of condemning or at least scorning Hizbollah's instigation of a war that spills innocent Arab blood, are starting to change their tune. Note in particular the warning issued by the Saudi royal court. It seems that Israel's diplomatic capital - which is dependent on anti-Hizbollah sentiment - is quickly drying up.