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Report: Hagel Dumped on Israel, Netanyahu in 2010 Speech

RiffRaff Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 3:30 PM
Rest easy. According to Wikipedia, "Hagel is a Vietnam War veteran, having served in the United States Army infantry from 1967 to 1968. Holding the rank of Sergeant (E-5), he served as an infantry squad leader in the 9th Infantry Division.[13 Apparently he was a draftee. Maybe you're thinking of Senator Jim Webb (D) from Virginia.

Let's face it: Alienating the Israeli Prime Minister is a feature -- not a bug -- in the eyes of this administration, isn't it?  As you ponder that, here's the Washington Free Beacon's latest scoop on yet another contemporaneous report on an eyebrow-raising speech from Obama's pick for Defense Secretary, Chuck Hagel:

Secretary of defense nominee Chuck Hagel said Israel is on its way to becoming an apartheid...