Israel cannot afford to rely on Obama - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Mladen Andrijasevic
    • 20.01.12 | 11:25 (IST)

    Our two countries do share the same interests and values but all the empirical evidence shows that Obama does not. If this were not an existential question for Israel the checks and balances inherent in the American political system would eventually take care of that, but with the doctrine of mutual assured destruction ineffective with regards to Iran, Israel just cannot afford to rely on someone as unreliable as Obama and Israel has to make its own decisions.

    from the article: Top U.S. General: We have many joint interests with Israel in Middle East
    First published 10:43 20.01.12 | Last updated 15:31 20.01.12
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