Interesting that if you read the internal debate in Iran it is very similar to this - that the party in power now should hold firm against international pressure to protect Iranian vital interests - no different - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Diplomat
    • 06.09.11 | 16:30 (IDT)

    The fact of the matter is that the US is waning and the space is being filled by Israel's enemies - Israel should not feel that an appeased or pacified US is enough for security and peace - this is an outdated model - maybe 50 years ago this was true, certainly not today.

    from the article: Likud defends Netanyahu after report Gates called him 'ungrateful'
    First published 13:18 06.09.11 | Last updated 13:18 06.09.11
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