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Netanyahu´s hard line
in line with Israeli electorate

USA Today, by Michele Chabin

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 1/20/2013 10:19:06 AM

JERUSALEM -- It´s no secret that President Obama doesn´t see eye to eye with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Obama and Netanyahu, who is up for re-election for a second term Tuesday, disagree on major issues such as Jewish settlements and how to stop Iran from developing nuclear weapons. The president´s frustration with Netanyahu was underscored this week when Jeffrey Goldberg, a U.S. columnist, reported that Obama has "privately and repeatedly" said to confidants that Israel " ´doesn´t know what its own best interests are.´ " There was a time when a poor relationship

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And as an added bonuses, they won´t have to endure an Obama visit - ever.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Freeloader, 1/20/2013 10:50:43 AM     (No. 9127960)

Well gee whiz Mr. Chabin. Being surrounded by over 300,000,000 Arabs intent, for the most part, on wiping your tiny nation state off the face of the earth would tend to make one a "hard-liner," don´t you think?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Reality, 1/20/2013 11:16:20 AM     (No. 9128008)

I wonder how much of our tax money 0blamer and Shillery have give to the campaign coffers of Bibi´s opposition?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Happy Trails, 1/20/2013 11:34:51 AM     (No. 9128047)

I feel Obama is unwittingly fulfilling some great purpose of God, and we all see the progression, but not yet the outcome. Like Judas, he made selfish choices, and the consequences left the world changed. Like Judas, the blame will rest on him forever. God´s will, will be done.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 1/20/2013 11:37:57 AM     (No. 9128055)

There´s that prog lie again - (whomever) ´doesn´t know what it´s own best interests are.´
Same condescending and provincial thinking that produced the book ´What´s the Matter with Kansas?´

If you don´t see the world through our progressive glasses, you don´t know what´s in your own best interests.
A perfect storm of ignorance and arrogance by the elitist Left.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: horacer, 1/20/2013 11:56:37 AM     (No. 9128102)

When missiles from Gaza can hit Tel Aviv that changes the election. I´m sure Obama would love to see Livni and her Hatnuah party in power. The Israeli´s don´t. Please torment Obama for another 4 years Bibi.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: veritas, 1/20/2013 12:06:46 PM     (No. 9128125)

Stinky and the Left have [and worse, they believe] their lunatic narrative[s].

Israeli has thousands of rockets [many/most/all in some way sourced Iran?] fired randomly at its citizens, the barrage interrupted only for periods of rocket re-supply, covered by "peace talk" posturing that only the most deluded [or complicit?] could ever regard seriously.

Too bad that the West prevents Israel from doing what it an to put an end to the murderous butchery.

And no. I don´t like Stinky taking my money from my pocket to fund the Pali terrorists.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: LanieLou, 1/20/2013 3:46:45 PM     (No. 9128518)

God Bless Benji, keep him safe & strong.

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