I did respond at length to you but it was not published. But thanks for your response. I believe you are drawing some wrong conclusions about Judaism and Israel. In any event, Israel, as a State, like any other state that is threatened, can indeed be very "nasty" if threatened, independent of the religious composition of its citizens.
Jordan foreign minister says to speak with Kerry on Israel-Palestinian conflict (Reuters)
from the article: Rethinking Jewish American deterrence