http://story.news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story2&u=/washpost/20031115/ts_washpost/a42821_2003nov14&e=3 "We must once and for all admit that there is another side, that it has feelings and that it is suffering, and that we are behaving disgracefully," said Avraham Shalom, who headed the security service from 1980 until 1986. "Yes, there is no other word for it: disgracefully. . . . We have turned into a people of petty fighters using the wrong tools." The statements to Israel's largest-circulation Hebrew-language daily newspaper, Yedioth Aharonoth, added to recent public criticism of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon (news - web sites) by Israeli political, military and civic leaders for his failure to stop terrorism or negotiate peace as the uprising enters its fourth year."