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.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Politics-And-Diplomacy/Israel-feels-vindicated-by-congressmen-pushing-for-more-US-military-aid-452303

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