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No More Israel in 10 Years

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No More Israel in 10 Years

Expect a new Middle East one day.

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by Stephen Lendman

On September 17, the New York Post quoted Henry Kissinger saying:

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"In 10 years, there will be no more Israel. I repeat: In 10 years, there will be no more Israel."

He didn't mean Israel will self-destruct or collapse. His view mirrors the combined assessment of 16 US intelligence agencies. Months earlier, its report headlined "Preparing For A Post Israel Middle East." It wasn't released publicly so no link.

It concluded that Washington's national interest is at odds with Israel. The so-called special relationship is counterproductive. What benefits Israel geopolitically often harms America. 

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It's time to stop letting the tail wag the dog. America loses more than it gains. Serious reassessment is long overdue. 

In their book titled "The Israel Lobby and US Foreign Policy," John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt argue that Israel is "increasingly a strategic liability....It is time for the United States to treat Israel not as a special case but as a normal state, and to deal with it much as it deals with any other country."

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