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    • ruben siedner
    • 21.04.10 | 10:57 (IDT)

    Israel's allied friends in the world are not American Jews of which 77% support Obama. "Friends" are the Obama-haters in the USA and above all the fundamentalist evangelicals who are stuck between their religious fanatism and conservatice-medeval (often racist) mentality. Israel, maneuvering itself towards a complete political global isolation and insulation, will not find its friends among progressive countries with liberal constitutions as long as it occupies Palestinian territories and permanently ignores Human Rights and International Law. As long as Netanyahu and his supporters don't conceive this, israel's position is declining.

    from the article: How will Netanyahu respond to Obama's ultimatum?
    First published 01:31 21.04.10 | Last updated 06:51 21.04.10
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