But the future tense is wrong. Israel is already becoming a strategic liability to the USA and EU. I also think that Israel will increasingly lose its young and educated Jewish citizens who will find greener pastures in Western states. Israel may have the double whammy in time. As for the Arab Spring - who knows how it will end but bribing dictators is no long term strategy and there is no going back.
Austrian chancellor: Austria and Germany will allow migrants entry (Reuters)
from the article: The psychology behind Israel's status quo