"not ideal ally" for use of force against Iran? So how much less than ideal is he? "Not ideal" in its true sense connotes somewhat less than ideal. Ideal is also popularly used to mean 'a bad fit". I leave it to the readers to pick which term fits Hagel. And, the author tells us that if you translate Hagel's words into Hebrew they sound ok. Well, tell that to all those English speaking Jewish lobby conspiracy proponents who haven't had the chance to study Hebrew.
Wreckage of missing Indonesian airplane found (AP)