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Daybreak: The Big Meet

Plus Turkey may cut ties, Turkey maintains ties, and more in the news

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Netanyahu at the U.S. Ambassador’s residence last week.(Oded Balilty-Pool- Getty Images)

• Today’s the day: Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Obama will meet at the White House; the ensuing discussion and, especially, photo-op are meant to reinforce the countries’ strong ties. [WP]

• U.S. tax law has exempted more than $200 million in donations to U.S. charities that fund Jewish settlements, including illegal outposts. Much more at 10 am. [NYT]

• In advance of the White House meeting, Israel published a list of items now banned from Gaza (before, it published a stricter list of items allowed), and Defense Minister Barak met with Prime Minister Fayyad. [NYT]

• Turkey’s foreign minister explicitly said his country would sever ties if Israel neither apologized for the flotilla raid nor accepted an international probe. [WP]

• Yet there is still substantial trade and even military cooperation between the two countries. [NYT]

• An Arabic daily reported that Palestinian President Abbas offered a land-swap deal to U.S. envoy George Mitchell under which Israel would keep sovereignty over Jerusalem’s Jewish Quarter, including the Western Wall. [Haaretz]

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According to Israeli source, DEBKAfile – In order to bring Turkey back into Zionist-hug, Israeli cabinet minister, Binyamin Ben Eliezer met Turkish foreign minister Ahmet Davutolu in Zurich. The meeting went badly and was hotly debated at Israeli cabinet on July 4. While the western ‘Friends of Israel’ were worried about Israel’s loss of its most trusted Muslim ally – Tel Aviv was busy in blackmailing the financially bankrupt Greece – NATO member like Turkey and home to the greatest Islamophobe Christian country in the world…..

While the present Islamist government is in place, Turkey is lost to Israel and to the West in general. Erdogan and his Party have the same aims as Hamas,Hizbulla and Iran. The only difference is that he is obliged to proceed on a step-by-step basis otherwise he risks a serious backlash from the still important secular proportion of the Turkish population. Any concession to the current regime in Turkey is totally wasted.

It’s Israeli leaders who are still calling Turkey a strategic ally. It’s Israel which will loose US$3.7 billion annual trade with Turkey vs Turkey losing 2.1% of its Israeli tourists and Turkish coffee being boycotted by Zionists around the world.

It’s america which will loose it largest military base in Turkey and would have to shift its 49 nuclear bombs stored in Turkey to Tel Aviv – a city crowded with 280 brothels.

Both Islamic Iran and Turkey have no intention of sending back European Jews to their motherlands and replace them with Turkish and Iranian population.


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Daybreak: The Big Meet

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