Kissinger has always sucked up to America's WASP elite, professionally
and personally. Not surprising that he would distance himself from
Israel and all things Jewish.
- Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
In 1969, veterans of the Haganah, Irgun and WWII were asked to help defend the northern communities. The media described a giant success, but archives show they were mostly asked to help with the harvest.