is a London
-based independent journalist
whose articles are published in 45 countries.
"There is a curious asymmetry in the U.S.-Israeli relationship. Israel is the sole beneficiary of this alliance - indeed, the U.S. pays a significant price for it in terms of its relations with other Middle Eastern countries - and yet Israel can spy on the United States with impunity."
"So was it all worth it? There is no consensus on that even among the Iraqis themselves. We may know the answer by 2020."