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View Diary: Syria strikes show the paradox of Israeli power for U.S. (23 comments)

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  •  do you expect people to believe (0+ / 0-)

    that it was pure coincidence that "removing Saddam from power" and rolling back Syria had become US policy?

    There is interest overlap there but there is more to it than that.

    Was it simply coincidence that Syria is being attacked using proxy forces exactly as called for in that policy paper?

    The Clean Break policies were adopted by the US largely through the influence of neocons with close ties to Israel and an some overlapping interests, security for Israel and the Path to Persia and global primacy for the US.

    Plausible dependability on behalf of Israel does not work so well in these times. People are become more aware of what is going on and they are not pleased with these policies which they see are not in their own interests.

    Orwell - "Political language ... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable"

    by truong son traveler on Thu May 09, 2013 at 03:01:10 AM PDT

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