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Pentagon says it will continue to arm Israel

Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby   PressTV | Tue Aug 5, 2014 1:20PM GMT The Pentagon says it will not stop arming Israel even if halting the provision of arms could urge the Tel Aviv regime to remain committed to a cease-fire with the Palestinian resistance movement Hamas. Pentagon press secretary Rear Adm. […]

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Israel mulls arming ‘trained’ settlers

30 August 2011 | Al Jazeera | International Solidarity Movement Army plans to provide tear gas and stun grenades in West Bank to repel any Palestinian protests next month, report says. The Israeli army is planning to provide tear gas and stun grenades to settlers in the occupied West Bank who have been trained to […]

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Israel gives settlers weapons for September

30.08.11 – 15:20 | PNN News Network Bethlehem – PNN – The Israeli military has given West Bank settlers ‘non-lethal’ weapons to use against Palestinian demonstrators this September, according to Haaretz. A military document, obtained by the newspaper, claims ‘disorder’ will increase due to the Palestinian bid for statehood at the UN. It discusses the […]

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Costs of arming Israel can no longer be ignored

Josh Ruebner The Electronic Intifada 25 April 2011 US weaponry was used in the flattening of Gaza during the three weeks of attacks in winter 2008-09. (Wissam Nassar/MaanImages) Israel may be forgiven for failing to realize the current fiscal woes of the United States. After all, US military aid to Israel not only sailed unscathed […]

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