Accession Number:

AD1017537

Title:

Israel: Background and U.S. Relations in Brief

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Congressional Research Service Washington United States

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Report Date:

2016-09-16

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Israels security has significant relevance for U.S. interests in the Middle East, and Congress plays an active role in shaping and overseeing U.S. relations with Israel. This report focuses on the following Recent dynamics in U.S.-Israel relations and security cooperation Addressing regional threats Israel perceives, including via a new memorandum of understanding on U.S. military aid to Israel Current domestic political issues Some Israeli-Palestinian developments.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE