Las pesadillas de Israel

París – "Es razonable creer en milagros", alguna vez dijo David Ben-Gurión, el primer primer ministro de Israel. Los israelíes de hoy no parecen creer en milagros. Más bien, como nunca antes, están obsesionados por las pesadillas, y entre ellas la más importante es la perspectiva de un Irán nuclear.

Impedir que un régimen impregnado de una ideología absoluta gane posesión del "arma absoluta" es la principal prioridad de Israel. Se debe hacer todo, incluso un ataque militar unilateral, para impedir o al menos demorar la adquisición por parte de Irán de este tipo de arma. Esta convicción israelí sobre lo que considera una cuestión existencial resalta en marcado contraste con el fatalismo que domina el pensamiento de los israelíes sobre sí mismos y sus relaciones con los palestinos.

¿Cómo se está manifestando este fatalismo, de dónde proviene y qué se puede hacer para trascenderlo?

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