This beggars belief, why should bankrupt US give Israel more. - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Israeli Socialist
    • 08.03.11 | 14:22 (IST)

    How dare he ask for more money from a country that is virtually bankrupt. Who's people have one of the worst health care systems in the western world. The US is stricken with poverty, homeless people. Why should those in the US who still have jobs have their hard earned taxes given to Israel, when all Israel has to do is to stop building settlements on Arab lands, talk to Syria about peace something it refuses to do. The word "shnorer" certainly applies to Mr. Barak.

    from the article: Israel may ask U.S. for $20 billion more in security aid, Barak says
    First published 09:12 08.03.11 | Last updated 12:01 08.03.11
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