Washington (AFP) – Israel secured supplies of ammunition from the Pentagon last month without the approval of the White House or the State Department, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday.

President Barack Obama’s administration, caught off guard as it tried to restrain Israel’s campaign in Gaza, has since tightened controls on arms shipments to Israel, the newspaper said, quoting US and Israeli officials.

Continue reading:  http://news.yahoo.com/white-house-dark-over-arms-supplies-israel-report-094321624.html

Commentary by Robert A. Vella of The Secular Jurist:  This news supports my hypothesis that a shadow government exists behind and above the veil of the U.S. presidency.

5 thoughts on “White House in the dark over arms supplies to Israel: report

      • Just kidding Bob 😀
        I just think it is a strange thing to make the presidency look to be unawares of what its officers are doing, when the matter is of such serious import


        • U.S. international arms sales are a very serious matter, and that’s why they shouldn’t be conducted in secret and without approval of the President.

          These kinds of shenanigans have been an ongoing problem in America since WWII. A shadow government acting outside the rule of law constitutes an existential threat to democracy. That is, if people even care about democracy anymore – which I’m beginning to doubt.


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