U.S. Will Supervise Construction of Secret Underground Facility in Israel

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Israeli Air Force F-16s from Ramon Air Base, Israel. Photo: wiki commons.

Washington Post – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to supervise construction of a five-story underground facility for an Israel Defense Forces complex, oddly named “Site 911,” at an Israeli Air Force base near Tel Aviv.

Expected to take more than two years to build, at a cost of up to $100 million, the facility is to have classrooms on Level 1, an auditorium on Level 3, a laboratory, shock-resistant doors, protection from nonionizing radiation and very tight security. Clearances will be required for all construction workers, guards will be at the fence and barriers will separate it from the rest of the base.

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  • The birth of Israel took place in this very forum, United Nations, 65 years ago. Be a good sport, let these people too have a piece of land which they can call home. After all they have lived there from time immemorial. You folks left that land and came back to it, they never left.
    Bitterness leads to more conflict, killings and destruction. The Jewish people have been persecuted and killed in a horrible way in their troubled past throughout Europe. What better people there can be, who can understand the suffering of fellow human beings than the Jews. Open your hearts and be generous. Things will change, good will over power the evil.

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