10 February 2008

On the Middle East leadership vacuum

The day of giants--though some of them were ogres--is certainly over among Middle East leaders. In fact, what is most remarkable fact is how unremarkable the current rulers are.
Professor Barry Rubin of GLORIA Center reviews the current leaders of the Middle East countries. The conclusion is inescapable.

To add a side remark - not that we here in Israel are otherwise blessed at the moment.