This is an interesting article - lots has gone on behind the scenes (beneath the surface). The giant fin

The Dark Side of the ‘Special Relationship’

Spy vs. spy, Israel vs. America
by Justin Raimondo, October 21, 2009

A silent battle has been raging right under our noses, a fierce underground struggle pitting the U.S. against one of its closest allies. For all its newsworthiness, the media has barely noticed the story – except when it surfaces, briefly, like a giant fin jutting above the waves. The aggressor in this war is the state of Israel, with the U.S., its sponsor and protector, playing defense. This is the dark side of the "special relationship" – a battle of spy vs. spy...