Of course not. States have interests, not friends. why would it be different for Israel? But of course, in Gideon Levy's marvelous world, realpolitiks is legitimate for all countries except Israel! By the way, before the creation of Israel, the Zionist movement offered a partnership to Arab nationalists. Ben Gurion even talked about a "Semitic confederation". Sorry, but Afrikaners did not offer a white-black alliance to the ANC, before the esrablishment of the Apartheid regime!
Syrian troops sieze village above rebel-held parts of Aleppo (Reuters)
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