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    • 20.01.12 | 13:24 (IST)

    like ... what? The main US thrust in that region seems to be in two directions. One is to dominate oil supplies, and the other (related) is to keep undemocratic regimes in power. Exactly how Israel comes into this is not clear at all, and its role may well be to weaken support for the US. Documented well by Mearsheimer and Walt.

    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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