Financial measures may also be required to ensure Teva's survival.
Teva's previous rounds of layoffs have fallen short of the company's targets.
Only 10% of Teva's shares are owned by Israelis and after the cuts only 8% of employees will be Israeli.
Shifting the US embassy to Jerusalem should be quick, easy and cheap.
It's good that the US has adopted Jerusalem, because Israel has abandoned it.
Without diminishing the seriousness of anyone's crimes, it's clear that something is rotten in the whole set-up.
The recent earthquake in the Iran-Iraq border area serves as a metaphor for major political developments in the region with shock waves affecting Israel.