Why would any nation volunteer to be friends with Israel? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 25.06.11 | 13:58 (IDT)

    Once in a while, certain Israelis boast that Egypt and Jordan have made peace with Israel. This is only somewhat true. Both Egypt and Jordan are paid on an annual basis by America to sign a peace treaty with Israel and to maintain it over the years. Without the pressure and incentive from America, there wold be no peace treaty. Now it seems that the American tax payer will also finance peace between Turkey and Israel. Israel has not for one moment stood on it's own. It is extremely unlikely that Israel can stand on it's own, outlaw nukes notwithstanding.

    from the article: Out of vogue
    First published 12:35 24.06.11 | Last updated 12:35 24.06.11
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