to beef up the war of strategic significance, Bab el-Mandab, world oil shipping choke point between Yemen and Somalia. And to squeeze out China, and any other "perceived threat" to American control. The US is only concerned with its own superiority! The IDF are just one spoke in the wheel of US imperialism. Ha, ha!
Islamic State blows up tower tombs in Syria's Palmyra (Reuters)
from the article: 'Bush sold Arab states arms in violation of deal with Israel'