The agreement will be signed by Nagal and Rice and the signing ceremony is expected to take place Tuesday, though it is possible that it will be postponed to Wednesday. Israel had originally requested at least $4.5 billion a year.
"Even in these days of belt tightening, we are prepared to sign the single largest military assistance package - with any country - in American history".
United States concludes record Israel military aid deal
The new agreement also prevents Israel from spending part of its American aid on its own weapons industry instead of on US-made arms.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu listens as President Barack Obama speaks during their meeting, Monday, March, 5, 2012, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. That being said, the actual military aid the USA transferred to Israel was greater due additional aid approved by Congress following requests by Israel. Republican critics accuse him of not being attentive enough to Israel's security, which the White House strongly denies, and of taking too hard of a line with the Israeli leader.
It was unclear if the deal represented a real increase because missile defense cooperation was rolled into the agreement; previously such cooperation was considered separately. Thus, Israel agreed to declare that it would not ask for any additional assistance other than in a case of war.
Obama's relationship with Netanyahu has been famously fraught for years, and ties between the countries worsened significantly when the USA and world powers struck a deal with a nuclear deal with Iran. He conceded to a US demand for a gradual phasing-out, starting in 2020, of the 26.3 percent share of the aid money that Israel can spend on its own military industries rather than on American products.
Tense and lengthy negotiations over the new military deal have highlighted continuing tensions between US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over the nuclear agreement with Iran previous year. Graham said: "'Tell the administration to go F themselves.'" Apparently, Israel is siding with the administration on the matter. Over the last few years Congress approved an additional $500 million annually to be added to the original base sum, which made the total amount of military aid transferred to Israel annually approximately $3.5 billion. But little opposition is expected in Congress, where support for Israel's security is strong.
King's show, PoliticKing , is produced by Ora TV, which was founded by King and Mexican media magnate Carlos Slim in 2012. When it came time to question Trump, Lauer essentially told him that "nobody would expect you" to study foreign policy.
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Since then, polling has improved for Trump, especially when the pool is narrowed from registered voters to likely voters. Trump nearly inverts those numbers among whites without degrees, where he does 18 points better on average.
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He often hosts public events at his peace center, bringing together Arabs and Jews in efforts to promote peace and coexistence. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's office says he is praying for Peres' full recovery, Daniel Estrin reports from Tel Aviv.
While the standout starter did not tear his UCL, his diagnosis is far worse than the initial categorization of forearm tightness. He whiffed 21 batters in those two outings and appeared on track to rebound after what had been a rough late-summer sequence.
The share of Americans who lack health insurance continued a years-long decline, falling 1.3 percentage points, to 9.1 percent. Here is a snapshot of inflation-adjusted median household income over the years in the United States (in 2015 dollars).
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The Clinton camp immediately hit back. "Would you call him deplorable?" Donald Trump has denounced David Duke repeatedly. Although Pence balked at describing Duke as "deplorable", the proud white supremacist appeared to relish in the title.
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The Internet thinks Hillary Clinton has a body double
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Lions kick Colts in 39-35 shootout
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Super typhoon targets Taiwan, mainland China
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Everton could have won title - Moyes
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Apple announced September keynote event
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School bus driver circled back to airport
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Reed edges Fowler to win The Barclays
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Police find no gunman at Los Angeles airport
Footage from the airport shows dozens of people gathered on tarmac and outside terminals at one of the nation's busiest airports. People were let back into the airport shortly before 10 p.m. and were told to call their airlines for updates on their flights.
Apple conducts lay-offs at driverless auto project
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Donald Trump's Long Embrace Of Vladimir Putin
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Officer shot, wounded while serving warrant in Shelby
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