Defense officials: Barak mulled buying Greek isle for Israeli navy training
IDF decides not to pursue the project, citing doubts about its economic viability.
Two weeks ago Defense Minister Ehud Barak asked the Israel Defense Forces to consider leasing or buying a Greek island to use as a training area for the navy. But the IDF decided not to pursue the project, citing doubts about its economic viability, defense officials say.
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