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  • Obama Says U.S. Would Defend Israel Militarily

    04/01/2010 8:17:24 AM PDT · by epluribus_2 · 31 replies · 563+ views
    2006 | Reuters
    Obama Says U.S. Would Defend Israel Militarily Reuter, 1-Apr-2010 President Obama said yesterday the United States would defend Israel militarily if necessary against Iran, a statement that appeared to be his most explicit commitment to Israel's defense. In an interview with Reuters, Obama said he is concerned about Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's "menacing talk" about Israel, such as his comments denying the Holocaust and saying Israel should be wiped off the map. "Israel is a solid ally of the United States. We will rise to Israel's defense, if need be. So this kind of menacing talk is disturbing. It's not...