Trump’s Zio-Ambassador Reportedly Told State Dept to Ease Scrutiny of Israel

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American envoy to Israel reportedly criticized the State Department in October over possible obstructions to US military assistance to Tel Aviv, which may be caused by a close scrutiny of the Israeli military operations.

US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman insisted that the State Department shouldn’t “second-guess” the actions of the Israeli military, Politico reports, citing a chain of emails provided by a former State Department official familiar with the issue.

“Israel is a democracy whose army does not engage in gross violations of human rights,” Friedman wrote.

The ambassador also insisted that Tel Aviv “has a robust system of investigation and prosecution in the rare circumstance where misconduct occurs,” and that “it would be against [U.S.] national interests” to potentially limit Israel’s access to military equipment, “especially in a time of war.”According to the media outlet, Friedman’s statements came as State Department officials asked US embassies in the Middle East to more carefully examine US military aid to the regional countries, including Israel, in order “to ensure the department wasn’t violating a law barring US security aid to foreign military units that commit serious human rights abuses.”

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Earlier in June, the UN General Assembly held its 10th emergency meeting on Israeli response to protests dubbed the “Great Return March” along the border with Gaza, voting to condemn Israel’s excessive use of force during these events.

The Great Return March started on March 30 and officially concluded on May 15 to commemorate the Nakba, or Israeli Independence Day, in which 750,000 Palestinians were removed from their homeland to make way for Israelis.

5 COMMENTS

  1. No Kidding what a Fvking Liar , When Everybody Knows that group of Ashkenazi’s with the severe Superiority Complex are Creating Problems & are Dangerously Agressive ,,,,,, , Israel Loves to ravage through Palestinian Civilians , these Fvkers can’t face any regular Soldier ,,, You it’s only Turkey Shoots that IDF excels in , Recently Taliban just attacked Once and these too valuable Persons evacuated right away ,,,,, mind You they lost a chopper in this encounter so we can presume these are very well supplied to have lost a Helicopter …

  2. I read about this in the news and I love it when these bozos make fools of themselves because the more they do the more they expose themselves for the liars that they are! This jerk doesn`t give a dam about Americans and is an Israeli firster. He just proved it to Americans!!

    • Just who does Friedman represent the interests of… The United States of America or Israel. Maybe we need to replace Mr. Friedman with someone who pledges to represent The Uinted States of America.

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