The various Arabic kings and dictatorships have served Israel well over the years. Israel's greatest fear is democracy flourishing in the states of its near neighbours. The ME landscape is changing for the better and Israel seems unable to react sensibly to these changes. BTW, Israel has more than its fair share of bearded idiots who pose more of a threat to the well being of people, Jews and Arabs alike, than the extremist neighbours.
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