Get your hands out of my pocket - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Bazmann
    • 06.12.11 | 21:52 (IST)

    Why should the US continue to dish out billions of dollars a year to Israel? For over the 100 billions dollars the US gave Israel in the past 60 years we did not have a single tangible benefit for this investment. On the contrary, when our forces needed help in the Middle East during the first Iraq war in 1991, the US turned to its Arab allies not the Jewish state for support. The American tax payers will be better off if they can remove this leach off their backs.

    from the article: U.S. shouldn't 'zero-out' Israel defense aid
    First published 21:19 06.12.11 | Last updated 21:19 06.12.11
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