TV News LIES

Saturday, Jan 31st

Last update06:55:48 AM GMT

You are here News International Israel inks $1.6 billion arms deal with Azerbaijan

Israel inks $1.6 billion arms deal with Azerbaijan

E-mail Print PDF

Israel arms deal with AzerbaizanIsraeli defense officials on Sunday confirmed $1.6 billion in deals to sell drones as well as anti-aircraft and missile defense systems to Azerbaijan, bringing sophisticated Israeli technology to the doorstep of archenemy Iran.

The sales by state-run Israel Aerospace Industries come at a delicate time. Israel has been laboring hard to form diplomatic alliances in a region that seems to be growing increasingly hostile to Israel.

Its most pressing concern is Iran's nuclear program, and Israeli leaders have hinted broadly that they would be prepared to attack Iranian nuclear facilities if they see no other way to keep Tehran from building bombs.

Iran denies Israeli and Western claims it seeks to develop atomic weapons, and says its disputed nuclear program is designed to produce energy and medical isotopes.

TVNL Comment: Just why, in these desperate times for so many in the US, do we give Israel billions of dollars in foreign aid... more than to any other nation in the world?  Juast asking...

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Battle with IS kills senior Kurdish general, 8 of his troops

ISIS kills Kurdish GeneralClashes with Islamic State militants killed a senior Kurdish military commander and eight of his fighters...

Bomb blast kills scores at Pakistan mosque

pakistan bombingAn explosion ripped through a Shia mosque in Pakistan on Friday, just as worshippers were gathering...

South Africa grants parole to apartheid hitman

apartheidt hit man paroledApartheid-era death-squad leader Eugene de Kock, dubbed “Prime Evil” for his role in the torture and...

Dozens killed in Afghanistan in attacks on funeral, checkpoint

Afghanistan attacks A suicide bomb attack on a funeral in east Afghanistan killed 16 people and injured another...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!