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    • willoughby l lloyd
    • 20.05.11 | 13:56 (IDT)

    I know Netanyahu will continue to play the card that the settlements close to the 1967 borders will be facing real danger from the Palestinians. My question, why were built there to begin with. On the other hand, could he be giving protection to the company that built them such as the investors, did he invest his own money in those settlements? I am aware they are expensive in fact the very monthly fee on some of those retirement places are higher than in most places of the world such as Europe or the USA. The list provided yesterday by CNN concerning money given to other countries and labeled as aid shows Israel at the top, over a billion dollars, free. We could use that money here in the States to pay for some of the benefits our retired people need. I certainly support Mr Obama!

    from the article: Ahead of meeting with Obama, Netanyahu says 'there are things that can't be swept under the carpet'
    First published 13:28 20.05.11 | Last updated 16:59 20.05.11
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