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Israel supports Kurdish independence to stop ISIS infiltration into Jordan
Jerusalem Post ^ | 06/30/14 | Tovah Lazaroff

Posted on 06/29/2014 3:19:25 PM PDT by Zenjitsuman

Netanyahu explained that recent events have shown the dangers of a security strategy that is overly dependent on Western powers.

It is important to build a regional axis of cooperation with moderate forces in the Middle East, Netanyahu said, explaining why he supports Kurdish independence.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; War on Terror
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He also warned that Israel must prepare for a possible infiltration of ISIS forces via Jordan by building a security barrier along that border that would run from Eilat all the way up to the Golan Heights.
1 posted on 06/29/2014 3:19:25 PM PDT by Zenjitsuman
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Jordan took in refugees from Syria, which is what the US wanted. With the refugees comes the maniacs. Is Jordan going to have to take care of them on its own?


2 posted on 06/29/2014 3:26:21 PM PDT by grania
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The Kurds have taken in Christian refugees fleeing from both Sunni/ISIL and Shia areas.

Good folks, the Kurds.


3 posted on 06/29/2014 3:45:45 PM PDT by House Atreides (ANOTHER CONSERVATIVE REPUBLICAN FOR CHILDERS 2014 .... Don't reward bad GOPe behavior.)
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Good folks, the Kurds.

Yes they are. Very good folks.

But are they good enough to form at least a loose Kurdistan-Israel-Jordan-(Egypt) Alliance.

This would be an Alliance that could never receive the blessing of Obama. But any rational non-Sunni President would join it or at least support in a heartbeat.

4 posted on 06/29/2014 4:06:51 PM PDT by InterceptPoint
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I think the Saudi King wants to wipe out the terrorist before they take over the Kingdom. They might help out the kurds, for the enemy of my enemy is my friend. And a friend like the Saudi King has black Gold.


5 posted on 06/29/2014 4:38:08 PM PDT by Zenjitsuman (New Boss Nancy Pelosi)
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It looks like Netanyahu is going to be seeking inroads and ties with the Kurds - and that’s a good move for Israel. And Israel helping out Jordan is a very good move, too!


6 posted on 06/29/2014 4:58:29 PM PDT by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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The Saudis and Israel are going to be working together on this.


7 posted on 06/29/2014 4:59:26 PM PDT by Star Traveler (Remember to keep the Messiah of Israel in the One-World Government that we look forward to coming)
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