Abrahamic Initiative on the Middle East

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Publications on withholding or redirecting US military aid to Israel
 
www.thechurchletter.org

The letter was drafted by church leaders, putting their faith into action, seeking to alleviate the suffering of God's children. In simple terms the message might be put "Dear Congress: Please check on our ally Israel. If she is causing suffering using our aid, then reduce the aid. Note, we seek not to reduce the aid per se, but to reduce the suffering."

Foreign Assistance Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Arms Export Control Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arms_Export_Control_Act

http://www.weaponstoisrael.org/article.php?id=2940


www.btselem.org/statistics.

U.S. Foreign Aid to Israel - Congressional Research Service - March 12, 2012

Book on AIPAC - The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy - Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Israel_Lobby_and_U.S._Foreign_Policy

 John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt August 2007
[It was a New York Times Best Seller. The Wikipedia article provides critiques that both support and criticize the book.] Also see comments on AIPAC on the Why does the letter focus on Israel page? (at 5th bullet down) Click here.

By Josh Ruebner, National Advocacy Director, US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, March 2012