“Jens Stoltenberg tells Der Spiegel that while Israel is a partner, it is not a member and therefore NATO’s ‘security guarantee’ doesn’t apply to it”

NATO chief: We won’t aid Israel if Iran attacks
Associated Press
June 2, 2018

NATO’s secretary-general said Saturday the alliance wouldn’t come to Israel’s defense in case of attack by arch enemy Iran. Jens Stoltenberg told the magazine Der Spiegel that Israel is a partner, but not a member and that NATO’s “security guarantee” doesn’t apply to Israel…Stoltenberg’s comments in the wake of recent clashes between Israel and Iran in the Golan Heights, and amid Israeli efforts to remove the Iranians and their Shiite allies, including Hezbollah, from the Israel-Syria border area. READ MORE

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