My ‘Letters from Israel’ usually take the form of defending the country, as it is so constantly under fire from all sides. It’s not enough that those who come here are always positively surprised; for not enough come here. (Tourism is nearly always on a successful and constant rise, but that’s still only a few million).
But, occasionally, I do gotta ‘come clean’ and own up to the fact that it’s not all honey and roses here. So, in perfect disorder, here are some of the negatives we face in Israel –