Israel Must Not Interfere in U.S. Domestic Decisions

Israel must not be drawn into this entanglement. It must not be seen as wanting Obama to fail, or as instigating an American-Iranian war.

The U.S. Department of Defense is subject to a number of operational, budgetary and personnel constraints. The army, which was deployed to Afghanistan (and remains there ) and to Iraq, has not yet recovered from these missions. Hundreds of billions of dollars and tens of thousands of positions are being cut. Veterans face difficulty in finding employment in the civilian workforce and complain of the treatment...