"Disconnect from Israel's reality" - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Silent Observer
    • 20.05.11 | 13:46 (IDT)

    Israel's reality is one of militarism, occupation and confiscation of the freedom of Palestinians. For Obama to want to distance US policy from this reality is a virtue, not a vice. In doing so, he is protecting US vital interests - not because he wants to, but because he is forced to do so by the Arab Spring.

    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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