Saturday, March 24, 2007
Dayan: At least I am in good company.
Kissinger: Do you have that much there [in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights] now?
Dayan: We don't have that much there now. [Laughter] That is why we want more tanks.
Later in the memo (pp. 16-17) the Israeli Ambassador to the United States, Simcha Dinitz, and other jokingly remark on his ability to manipulate the American media.
Source: Declassified secret White House "Memorandum of Conversation." The memo documents a high-level discussion which took place on March 29, 1974. p. 4.