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    • Stephen A
    • 04.05.10 | 20:12 (IDT)

    My friend, the $3 billion for 10 years total 30 billion, for military equipment all the way from bullets to jet fighters. Yes, 75 % needs to be spent in the USA in the private sector defense contractors. USA taxpayers give $3 billion to israel and with a "credit card" buys from USA defense companies. Now it gets good: Israel is allow to buy "top shelf" equipment. It's supposed to be for defensive purposes only.

    from the article: Let’s stop pretending
    First published 23:53 03.05.10 | Last updated 23:53 03.05.10
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