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June 27, 2012 4:00 pm

U.S., Israel Meet on Regional Turmoil and Missile Defense

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U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Dan Shapiro met IDF officials at an Iron Dome battery in southern Israel in August, 2011. Photo: wiki commons.

JPost – In a sign of increased ties between the United States and Israel, a meeting of the joint Defense Policy Advisory Group took place on Wednesday in Tel Aviv to discuss ways to ensure Israel’s military edge in the region.

The main focus of the talks was the West’s ongoing standoff with Iran over its nuclear program as well as the instability in Syria and Israeli concerns that Syria’ sophisticated weaponry and chemical arsenal will fall into rogue hands.

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