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  • First permanent American military base appears in Israel

    The first permanent US military base in Israel began operating on Monday, reported the press service of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF).

    "Today, the IDF announced a key development in Israel-US relations: a permanent US Military facility on Israeli soil, located within an Israeli Air Force (IAF) base in southern Israel," the report said.

    "We’ve established, for the first time in the State of Israel, the IDF, a permanent US Military facility, flying the American flag," said General Zvika …