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US Rep. Sen. to Netanyahu: Tell the White House to ‘go f*** themselves’

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Published: 13 September 2016

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Senator holding up Israel defense deal, insisting on role for Congress – Michael Wilner – The Jerusalem Post 12.09.16
“The Israeli prime minister told me the administration is refusing to sign the MOU until I agree to change my appropriation markup back to $3.1 billion,” Sen. Graham said. "I said, 'Tell the administration to go F themselves.'"

And see: US agrees to $38b military aid package for Israel – The Forward/Reuters 13.09.16
Jacob Nagel set to sign with US National Security Adviser Susan Rice. Unclear whether the US administration’s differences with Sen. Graham have been resolved or it has decided to go ahead with the announcement anyway. The deal will represent the biggest pledge of US military assistance made to any country.


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