Certainly for its supporters overseas, Israel is not there to have better schools and top-notch health care and God knows what else on that long laundry list of boring social needs -- Israel is there to serve as a surrogate, as something they can identify with. It's there to be tough and powerful and -- as 'THE WARRIOR' said, 'kick ass.' How are you going to 'kick ass' with increased subsidies for Holocaust survivors? Don't be ridiculous -- the money's going right where it should.
Turkish warplanes destroy PKK targets in northern Iraq, say military sources (Reuters)
from the article: The IDF in the toy store