The US is an ally of Israel because the Arabs chose to side with the Soviets during the cold war. That relationship continued even after the end of the cold war because it still makes sense strategically. Israel makes a good client State for the US. At the same time, the US is also very friendly with the Saudis and especially the current US administration. Saying that but for the Christian Zionists or but for US policy there would be peace is delusional. That whole region is going through a major transition and what we see today won't exist in 50 years time.
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Netanyahu is encouraged by the fact that some of his critics are starting to cast doubt on the deal, and even to echo his arguments against it.17:39 30.07.15 | 6 comments