Barak thinks it will take at least another $20billion worth of weaponry for Israel to keep swimming against the current. He may well be right; it certainly sounds about right. But if that's what Israel intends to do then at least have the basic honesty to say so, because making up these fairy-stories just insults everyone's intellegence.
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from the article: Israel may ask U.S. for $20 billion more in security aid, Barak says