Skip to comments.US army chief, visiting Israel, stresses ‘joint security interests’
Posted on 08/14/2013 9:17:04 AM PDT by haffast
Photo credit Israel Ministry of Defense
Visiting US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey met with top Israeli military brass on Wednesday to discuss regional cooperation and the strengthening of military ties between Israel and the US.
Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon stressed the central role that Iran was playing in current events and the need for Israel to remain vigilant.
The instability in the Middle East is due, in part, to the Iranian regime, which is involved in every conflict in the area, he said. We also need to be prepared for a prolonged conflict and instability in Syria. We must not let the Tehran-Damascus-Beirut axis of evil to win this conflict.
Last week, Gen. Mark Welsh, the chief of staff of the US Air Force, completed a secret visit to Israel that was only reported after he had left the country. Welsh met with senior officers and defense personnel, including Gantz, and was hosted at air force bases throughout the country.
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Dempsey should have noticed, right?
But then, we have been in a state of distress since O took office.
I imagine he noticed, but was there with much bigger fish to fry: Persuading the IDF to outlaw chaplains and to institute same-sex marriage in the military.
I imagine he noticed, but was there with much bigger fish to fry: Persuading the IDF to outlaw chaplains and to institute same-sex marriage in the military
This bufoonery is laughable..the inmates have taken over the asylum.
Perhaps the Israelis are trying to make Gen Dempsey aware of what he is not.
In case you were wondering who Zero’s throwing under the next bus.
I’m guessing Obama doesn’t know what an upside-down flag means.
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