By P. David Hornik
Why the decision likely came from the White House.
Last August 14 the Wall Street Journalreported that, in July, after Israel had launched Operation Protective Edge in Gaza, Washington had surprised Israel by turning down an Israeli request for “a large number of Hellfire missiles.” Hellfires are an important air-to-surface precision weapon, suited to the kind of warfare Israel was waging against Hamas and other terror groups in Gaza.
But as Amir Rapaport, a veteran Israeli military-affairs writer and editor of the Israel Defense site, now reports:
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By Matthew Vadum
Administration caught red-handed with smoking gun document.
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