Yadlin states what Obama has to do to satisfy Israel - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Victor
    • 18.08.12 | 11:17 (IDT)

    This is classic Wag the Dog. Yadlin writes that: "A long-standing principle of Israeli defense doctrine is that it will never ask the United States to fight for it." Yeah? But Israel wants a ready supply of arms, heavy subsidies, vetoes on demand in the Security Council, US help with protecting against Iranian reprisals, and surely operational help with auxiliary air fields, protection of downed planes, intelligence, and much else. And it is up to America to satisfy Israel? You have to be kidding.

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    First published 10:42 18.08.12 | Last updated 10:42 18.08.12
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