Is it in Israel's interest if Jordan is dependent on oil imports? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Gray, Germany
    • 15.06.10 | 15:40 (IDT)

    Now, let's look around, which nation is most likely to give Jordan the best deal for such imports? Isn't that, per pure coincidence, of course, the same nation that Israel wantsw to bobm better sooner than later? So, isn't it actually a very good idea to make Jordan more independent from oil, by offering a cooperation on the development of peaceful nuclear power with the US and Israel? Especially if such a cooperation will ensure that there won't be a growing amount of weapon capable nuclear material? Really, it's simply infuriating to see time and again that Israel's actions are not based on any reasonable long term strategy and can only lead to more tensions!

    from the article: Abdullah: Israel keeping Jordan from developing peaceful nuclear program
    First published 09:26 15.06.10 | Last updated 09:26 15.06.10
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