Clearly this writer knows little about Israel and the current relationship with the US - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Chaim Ben Kahan
    • 14.11.12 | 10:52 (IST)

    We have seen such writers come and go. I think I have read this same article from a dozen other would be Mid East know it alls and it never rings true or occurs as their analysis states. President Obama will continue being Israel's friend, because the US needs a friend in the Mid-East more than ever and because if the Democrats want to win in 2016 they must play nice with Israel. Iran is a greater threat than ever to the region and Israel is needed to balance this threat and the US will take action eventually against Iran because it's advantageous to the US strategy in the MId East. In the end this opinion piece says little and the analysis faulty and unoriginal.

    from the article: Obama II and Israel: The faultlines are starting to show
    First published 10:21 14.11.12 | Last updated 10:21 14.11.12
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