Israel can't decide its value to the U.S. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Bill Darbyshire
    • 08.04.10 | 09:02 (IDT)

    "...and Israel shares our commitment to freedom, personal liberty and rule of law." What more do we need to hear than these few false words that put the lie to the Generals' Statement? From my vantage point, the rulers of Israel and the rulers of the United States are not committed to freedom, personal liberty and rule of law. We have watched the steady attacks on our freedoms here and on other sovereign Countries by our Rulers. All we have to do is look at the evidence, look at what they do, not what they say. USA Patriot Act? no freedom or personal liberty there. And in Israel: where is the freedom for all Israelis to live in peace? And the article says "JINSA would also help improve relations between the Pentagon and Israel". The Pentagon is NOT the United States. It is not elected, but has been acting as the U. S. Offense Department for decades, & now may have more power than Congress. But it should not be developing its own ties with any Country.

    from the article: Israel can't decide its value to the U.S.
    First published 02:07 07.04.10 | Last updated 09:46 07.04.10
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