Barak was defeated by another former general, ariel sharon, in early 2001 and left politics for several years.
In 2003, for example, then prime minister ariel sharon announced his plan to withdraw from Gaza at the conference.
PHOTOS: The Life of ariel sharon Sharon almost made it a strategy in life to avoid the trap of consistency.
fem. proper name; from the name of the fertile coastal plain between Jaffa and Mount Carmel, from Hebrew, short for yesharon, properly "the Plain," from stem of yashar "was straight, was even" (cf. Hebrew mishor "level land, plain"). A top-10 list name for girls born in the U.S. between 1943 and 1949.