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Israeli settler-colonialism protects US interests, hence the unconditional support

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08.06.2021

The US will not get involved in the current government turbulence in Israel, but remains committed to the security of the settler-colonial state, White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki has declared. Her words are a far cry from the impositions which Palestinians faced from the US and the international community when Hamas was elected in 2006 in the "free and fair" Palestinian legislative election. Palestinian democracy was subjected to unacceptable conditions and the US disregarded the whole electoral process, and the will of the people, to create a false narrative of democracy out of international impositions.

When it comes to Israel, the US won't interfere in political affairs, even when the government displays open contempt for US policy in the region. And Washington's chequebook is always open. During the course of Israel's recent military offensive against Gaza, for example, President Joe Biden went ahead and allocated $735 million worth of arms to be "sold" to the rogue state, illustrating how political........

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