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View Diary: Israel expands settler homes by 3,000 after pro-Palestine UN Vote (53 comments)

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  •  AFAIK (2+ / 0-)
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    OllieGarkey, mahakali overdrive

    Israel no longer receives economic support funds(ESF), but the amount of military financing (FMF) has increased over the years.

    "Okay, until next time. Keep sending me your questions, and I will make fun of you... I mean, answer them." - Strong Bad

    by AaronInSanDiego on Fri Nov 30, 2012 at 11:34:02 PM PST

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    •  I think it could be argued that (2+ / 0-)
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      gzodik, dkosdan

      the military financial support frees up money within the Israeli budget that is then used to pay for the settlements and the other incidental costs of maintaining an Occupation.

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