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Opinion: U.S. shouldn’t ‘zero-out’ Israel defense aid

The recent political pledge made by Republican presidential contenders Rick Perry, Newt Gingrich, and Mitt Romney to “zero out” foreign assistance appropriations and start over would be a direct assault on our security relationship with Israel. Anyone who has a clue about our relationship with Israel understands that a robust, wide-ranging foreign aid program is not only vital for Israel’s security, but also greatly benefits our interests in the region and around the world.

Haaretz, Israel

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