January 20, 2013

Netanyahu Jeopardizing U.S. Relationship

Alon Pinkas, Ynet News

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Netanyahu is endangering the quality of the alliance with the US by intervening in American politics, and mainly by losing the White House's trust. Israel, despite what it believes, is not a "strategic asset" of the US, just as it is not a "burden" – as it is often described by its critics. The US-Israel alliance is an asymmetrical one, and it has an element of dependency.

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