In this Oct. 12, 2010 file photo, Israeli soldiers walk next to the tank Merkava "Mark 4" as they take part in a large military exercise at the Shizafon Armored Corps Training Base in the Arava desert, north of the city of Eilat, southern Israel. (AP Photos/Dan Balilty, File)

US Taxpayers Paid More To Israeli Defense Budget Than Israelis

According to the report, Lieutenant-General Gabi Ashkenazi made the statement during a speech on September 11th. In it he emphasized: “We must preserve ties with the United States. I believe this is a security necessity.” According to the newspaper the speech was at the Calcalist Conference, which appears to be an annual event in Tel Aviv sponsored […]