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U.S. fueling Israeli war jets

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As Israel's military ramps up its focus on Syria and Iran, the administration has decided to provide 864 million gallons of jet and other fuels to Jerusalem, according to Pentagon documents. In a memo to House Speaker John Boehner, the Defense Department said the $2.67 billion sale of JP-8 jet fuel, diesel and unleaded gas will help the Israeli military hold its own in the region. "The United...