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    • Trhuth is this
    • 12.01.13 | 17:45 (IST)

    Israel lives in a very very rough and unforgiving neighborhood where Syria has nerve agents already loaded ready for use. Iran is pushing for a bomb, Hizbullah has 40,000 rockets, Hamas maybe another 10,000 rockets, Egypt is destabilizing and may well scrap teh peace agreement. 11 Billion to protect the country is small change compared to another holocaust that could kill millions more.

    from the article: Netanyahu, Barak spent NIS 11 bil. on preparations for Iran strike that never happened
    First published 15:28 12.01.13 | Last updated 15:28 12.01.13
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