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Submitted by Javaid Akhtar (United Kingdom), Jan 31, 2016 at 01:19

Very strange to see Israel gaining a foothold as a gas supplier and then describing it as a weakness for the Israelis.

In any other context it would be seen as a weakness/vulnerability for the party receiving gas ( eg EU & Russia) ...

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Because a gas pipeline renders Israel hostage to Turkey into the long-range future, this looks like an imprudent step.

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