M. Brzezinski?s comments should not be taken lightly? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Melville
    • 21.09.09 | 13:40 (IDT)

    M. Brzezinski?s comments should not be taken lightly? His comments reflect the deep-seated view that Israel is not a strategic ally, not even an asset, but rather a liability preventing fruitful partnership with the Arab world, and appeasement with the Muslim world at large. A view shared by Jimmy Carter and James Baker. Although it goes across the political divide, it is prominent amongst the ?ultra-liberal? democrats and the Afro-American population. Obama?s initial moves could make us suspect he shares this view. By making this extreme statement, M. Brzezinski wants to encourage him in this path. Demanding a freeze on settlements sounds like nothing compared to a full-blown military confrontation over what the US might perceive as their national interests. It is time for Israel and the Jews to re-assess the situation and waken up to the dangers presented by this powerful lobby which will have a strong influence on the current administration. This is not about M. Brzezinski?s orig

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