#40 Ehud - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Stephen
    • 28.11.09 | 17:26 (IST)

    My friend, Ehud, you have a few facts confused in your posting. The money that is gifted to israel every year is from the US Government and therfore, American taxpayers--not private companies, as you wrote. Also, the $ 2.7 billion just for military purchases is the single largest gift to any country each and every year--not a "fraction" as you wrote. Also, the US gift of $2.7 bil represents over 10% of the Israeli miltary budget. You are right about many other things that the US does for Israel.

    from the article: Likud Min.: We are in the hands of a terrible U.S. government
    First published 20:58 26.11.09 | Last updated 22:39 26.11.09
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