Rather than outright handouts, the aid package the US provides to Israel requires that 74% of these funds must be spent on the acquisition of US defense equipment, services and training.
<i>Benjamin Netanyahu gives in to the demands of the U.S. leader and bans two members of Congress from entering Israel.</i>
The 2020 presidential campaign in progress is a dangerously exciting one catering to Donald Trump's worst instincts. His latest move, calling on Israel to ban two Democratic members of [Read more]
Only a politician who lacks backbone would sacrifice the asset of almost universal support for his country in the US for the instant gratification of satisfying its current president.
'This feels like the nail in the coffin for free speech.'
[T]he most reckless actors on this chessboard, such as Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, have already started beating the drums of war.
Trump’s decision ... doesn’t entail any legal or political significance and contradicts all previous treaties.