Ayalon: Hagel sees Israel as ‚true and natural‘ ally

08.01.2013                      26.Tewet. 5773


Ayalon: Hagel sees Israel as 'true and natural' ally

Deputy FM gives positive view of Hagel's nomination to Yedioth Ahronoth; Hagel says 'not a shred of evidence' he's anti-Israel.

Deputy Foreign Minister Danny Ayalon has given a positive view of Chuck Hagel's nomination as US defense secretary, though some commentators in the Jewish state expressed worries that the choice could open a new fissure in bedrock ties with Washington….