June 2, 2014

The Bible Is Better for Israel than Confucius

Leon Hadar, i24 News

The Associated Press

While Israel could find itself drawn into closer ties with some of these countries, it shouldn’t assume that they will resemble the long-term alliances that it has with the West. Israel’s complicated relationship with Turkey demonstrates that when interests change, policies follow, very quickly -- unless they are based on shared histories and values. From that perspective, while trying to shift Eastward, Israel needs to ensure that its base of support in the West remains as solid as ever.

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