Documents: Frosty US-Israeli Relations Look like 1975

The U.S. government tired of Israel's war mongering and attempts at interfering in domestic policy nearly forty years ago as well


In March 1975, U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger was shuttling between Jerusalem and Cairo in an effort to reach a second interim Sinai agreement between Israel and Egypt. The Israeli negotiating team included then-Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, Defense Minister Shimon Peres, Foreign Minister Yigal Allon, and IDF Chief of Staff Mordechai (Motta) Gur.