#12,Marat - What on earth does US need from Israel?? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Don Boston
    • 09.03.10 | 20:10 (IST)

    "the U.S. needs ISRAEL more than ISRAEL needs the U.S." Please explain to me what on earth the US needs Israel for? They take our money, loan guarantees and military aid, then spit in our face and refuse to even listen to good advice, saying we don't have any right to influence them. Israeli leaders insult and threaten our President. The US has protected Israel from harsh sanctions for decades, but Israel refuses to listen to anything it doesn't want to hear or to even consider that non-Jews have human rights too - even in Palestine/Israel. The Mossad feeds the CIA propaganda disguised as intelligence, half the world hates the US for supporting Israel and Israel not only spies on the US, but gave our secrets to the Russians. Israel is not an ally of the US or anyone else. It is a major destabilizing influence in the Middle East, second only to Iran. Please, please explain to me any possible "need" the US has for Israel.

    from the article: Secret Israeli report: U.S. cozying up to Palestinians
    First published 01:33 07.03.10 | Last updated 21:25 07.03.10
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