Haaretz is reporting Thursday that a "highly classified problem" was the real reason for the special meeting on the crisis in Israel's relations with Russia that Prime Minister Ariel Sharon convened earlier this week.
I'm not privy to any information that isn't already out there, but my guess is that it has something to do with the nuclear reactor Iran is building in Bushehr with Russian assistance.
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I was wrong on that one. Haaretz reported Wednesday that the dispute is over Syrian President Bashar Assad's planned visit to Moscow later this month.