29 Jul '16, 7pm

US and Israel close to a deal on the biggest military aid package ever

A senior Israeli official will arrive in Washington next week for a final round of negotiations involving the largest military aid package the United States has ever given any country and that will last more than a decade after President Obama leaves office. Brig. Gen. Yaakov Nagel, the acting head of Israel's National Security Council, has been dispatched with instructions to meet with White House officials in hopes of signing an agreement "as soon as possible," Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office said this week. That represents a striking about-face for Netanyahu, who angered the Obama administration when he mused during a February meeting with his cabinet that Israel might decide to wait and "reach an agreement with the next administration." Nagel's visit signals that Netanyahu may have concluded he won't necessarily get a better deal than the one he can forge wi...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/news/middle-east/us-israel-close-t...

Tweets

#Israel and #US are close to a deal on the biggest #military #aid package ever:

#Israel and #US are close to a deal on the bigg...

washingtonpost.com 30 Jul '16, 1pm

A senior Israeli official will arrive in Washington next week for a final round of negotiations involving the largest mili...

US To ‘Compensate’ #Israel For #IranDeal With B...

mintpressnews.com 02 Aug '16, 2pm

__ “Backing Israel was not cheap, however, and it complicated America’s relations with the Arab world. For example, the de...

Report: US Aid For Israel Missile Defense Compe...

defensenews.com 29 Jul '16, 4pm

ASHDOD, ISRAEL - JULY 16: The Iron Dome air-defense system fires to intercept a rocket over the city of Ashdod on July 16,...

The greatest round there ever was.

The greatest round there ever was.

pga.com 07 Aug '16, 6pm

Instruction Better Grip Pressure adds Distance, Accuracy Watch great instruction from PGA Professional Patrick Brosnihan, ...

Russia calling the shots in the Middle East arms market. #Russia #SyriaCrisis #military #defense

Russia calling the shots in the Middle East arm...

sputniknews.com 30 Jul '16, 8pm

Russia is returning to the Middle Eastern arms market, Nikolay Kozhanov of London-based Chatham House, the Royal Institute...

Intel Programmable Systems Group takes step towards FPGA based system in package

Intel Programmable Systems Group takes step tow...

newelectronics.co.uk 30 Jul '16, 3am

There was a lot going on behind the scenes then; already, Altera was talking with Intel about using its foundry service to...

Ex-Israeli General: US Aid Harms and Corrupts

defensenews.com 25 Jul '16, 5pm

Ex-Israeli General: US Aid Harms and Corrupts As Israeli and US officials discuss a new 10-year military aid package, a ge...

The U.S. military is dumping the dumbest unifor...

navytimes.com 04 Aug '16, 7pm

Green cammies . Sailors who don't currently wear the woodland cammies may start to do so in October, with their commanding...

The next president's military: Here's a comparison of the candidates' priorities

The next president's military: Here's a compari...

militarytimes.com 31 Jul '16, 9am

“Military families must be assured of the pay, healthcare, housing, education, and overall support they have earned,” the ...

Via @scribe4squids: U.S. #military is dumping d...

militarytimes.com 05 Aug '16, 12pm

Green cammies . Sailors who don't currently wear the woodland cammies may start to do so in October, with their commanding...

Peshmerga: Pride of All Humanity – But We Need To Help More: The temperature is over 120 degr...

Peshmerga: Pride of All Humanity – But We Need ...

usmilitary.com 08 Aug '16, 1pm

The future atmospherics of Mosul, the largest Sunni city in Iraq and the country’s second biggest city with a population o...

Better connected than ever before. See how the ...

mercedes-benz.com 30 Jul '16, 10am

Digitization, it is said, is already revolutionizing every aspect of our lives – mobility and car design included. So firs...

Singapore aid sought in coal import case

Singapore aid sought in coal import case

business-standard.com 31 Jul '16, 7pm

The Indian government will approach its Singapore counterpart seeking information on companies accused of having over-invo...