Even though you would love to believe it Chris Israel is actually mch richer than Turkey, Mexico and Portugal. Much higher GDP and purchasing power and the level of develpment is much higher and on a par with many European countries. Israel has a higher GDP than Greece. It is actually about level with Spain in GDP.
Report in Lebanon: Israel Air Force strikes Syria's Quneitra, 3 terror operatives killed (Haaretz)
from the article: Israel set to become OECD's poorest member