to greatly expand relations, developments,trade and research with Israel for mutual benefit. China is sending many business, trade, science groups to Israel recently and has continuously expresses clear desire for huge increases in trade, business, science, research, cultural relations with Israel; and demonstrates those with ever growing agreements. China market is vastly larger than EU. Then there is India, Brazil, Russia and other nations including Kazakhstan and far east including Japan, Viet Nam, South Korea and Taiwan. EU will be the loser and knows it. Israel gas best sent to Asia for more profit and ties.
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