America is not compelled to support Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 04.12.12 | 12:44 (IST)

    America is under no obligation or duty to support Israel; whatever it does, it does of its own free-will. There is no doubt that this support has enabled Israel to survive and develop and for that all Jews who want Israel to continue as our homeland should be eternally grateful. That does not mean that America is also obligated to support an illegal occupation. The fact that Obama has not done more to help achieve a 2-state settlement is deeply disappointing.

    from the article: 'U.S. angered by claim that new building at E-1 aimed at Obama, not Palestinians'
    First published 23:36 03.12.12 | Last updated 23:36 03.12.12
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