Bibi knows a little about warfare. He was in the Unit, Sayeret Ha Ramat Kal, The Chief of Staff's Boys. This is the one in which Ehud, his younger brother Avinoam Brog, Jonathan Netanyahu (Bibi's older brother) and possibly Arik Sharon were in Unit. Ehud was a chief of it at one time and so was Sharon. It is similar to our Delta Force or SEALS. Bibi was never one of the chiefs but he was part of it.The source is from an old friend, River Rat and Wild Weasel, who is also cousin to Ehud Barak and definitely on the inside of issues with the IDF. Frankly, I'm impressed.
Jonathan was killed leading the Entebbe Raid to rescue the hostages from Idi Amin.
Monday, May 23, 2011
The Rest of the Story...
The contrasting pictures of Bibi and Barack generated a lot of commentary and some of it was productive and informative. Now I've got this tidbit to add to the background info on the Prime Minister: