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    • Dan
    • 15.08.10 | 16:56 (IDT)

    So what? The U.S. gets LOTS of intelligence and a myriad of other hi-tech and info benefits for them bucks... that is, if the CIA or any of the other agencies don't screw it up a la 9/11. On the other hand, I don't hear anyone complain about the billions that are sent to Egypt in order to prop a pseudo dictatorship, or the billions that the US sends to Africa and gets absolutely nothing in return. Before you're so quick to pull the trigger, Jeff, take a step back and look at the whole picture and you'll realize that despite the global anti-Israel rhetoric which you seem to be so happy to embrace, Israel is the US's best friend and its best investment overseas.

    from the article: Israel to purchase 20 Lockheed Martin F-35 fighter jets
    First published 15:40 15.08.10 | Last updated 17:55 15.08.10
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