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Israel hints at air force cooperation with Jordan, Egypt

Statements by Israeli officials recently revealed the growing military ties between the Jewish state and its regional allies, ties which have been under a blanket of secrecy for decades.

Israeli fighter pilots recently trained with their Arab counterparts in the United States, Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon said on Tuesday, referring to a joint exercise that a US official described as involving Jordanian planes.

The remarks by Ya’alon followed Israel’s disclosure that its air force helped locate a Russian passenger plane that crashed in the Egyptian Sinai on Saturday – both rare departures from a policy of keeping Israeli-Arab military cooperation under wraps.



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Bruised by an Iranian nuclear deal with world powers that it had lobbied against, and hoping to skirt deadlocked Palestinian peace talks through wider regional engagement, Israel has been hinting it enjoys burgeoning secret ties with some Arab powers.


In a speech, Ya’alon alluded to Israel finding common cause with countries opposed to Iran and its allies such as Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and


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