The United States has turned down Israeli requests for military assistance in attacking Iran’s nuclear facilities. This will hamper the tiny Jewish state in facing off alone against the much larger Islamic Republic, which is equipped with some of the latest military technology from Russia. As compensation, the U.S. has agreed to bolster Israel’s missile defense system.John McCain has come out strongly in favor of Israel defending herself and about the threat that Iran poses both to Israel and to the Middle East in general.
Someone should ask him whether he would supply Israel with what she would need to get the job done.
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