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    • Vittorio Antonio
    • 05.05.13 | 20:14 (IDT)

    It is preposterous that Netanyahu believes he will convince China that Israel is an anchor for security in the Middle East. The Chinese know what Israel role is in relation to the U.S.---an anchor for U.S.-European colonial imperialism. China has a long bitter history with the West which is etched in its psyche. And China knows that Israel because of its dependence on the U.S. for its physical existence is kept on a short leash by its superpower master. Israel does what the U.S. allows. The West continues to be a threat to China notwithstanding the U.S.'s dependence on China's massive fiscal support to keep its economic house in order. The value of Netanyahu's visit to China is nothing more than cosmetic. In the meantime the ME becomes increasingly a chaotic and dangerous place.

    from the article: Israeli head of military intel discussed Syria, Iran in secret Beijing visit
    First published 04:39 05.05.13 | Last updated 04:39 05.05.13
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