The Israeli Connection: Who Israel Arms and Why

 

This powerful story of intrigue and covert action reveals how Israel became the arms dealer and military trainer of last resort for everyone from Guatemala’s murderous military to Mobutu in Africa and the Shah of Iran.  The Israeli Connection illustrates the tragic situation faced by Israel in light of these dealings, suggesting surprising parallels between the way South Africans view Blacks and the way Israelis view Palestinians, and detailing the extensive ties–from nuclear weapon-sharing to military aid, trade, and tourism–the deepest dimensions of which have only barely been brought into the spotlight. [read more]