… If we didn’t have to buy Israel a new military?
Schools? Roads? Healthcare? Taking care of our veterans?
Thu Sep 15, 2016 | 5:22 AM
By Matt Spetalnick | WASHINGTON
The United States will give Israel $38 billion in military assistance over the next decade, the largest such aid package in U.S. history, under a landmark agreement signed on Wednesday.
The deal, whose details were reported by Reuters earlier, will allow Washington’s chief Middle East ally to upgrade most of its fighter aircraft, improve its ground forces’ mobility and strengthen its missile defense systems, a senior U.S. official said.
Say, sorry to be so dumb, but can you remind me again why the American taxpayers need to buy the sovereign nation of Israel a new military ?