Israel feels vindicated by congressmen pushing for more US military aid

Likud ministers and MKs close to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu expressed satisfaction Monday with 83 US senators writing a letter to US President Barack Obama urging him to quickly approve a new defense aid package for Israel worth more than the current $3.1 billion per year.

Obama has reportedly agreed to raise the package to $4b., but Congress wants him to go higher.


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