Why would Intel want to open a fabric in the middle of a warzone, in a potentially unstable state. Plus, it wont be really cheap to open it there and operate it....
My main guess is, so they can sell stuff directly to the Israel government and military and get access to certain stuff (no idea what stuff).
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"The more you buy, the more you save." - Jensen Huang GTC 2018
While this will be Ireland’s largest-ever private investment, there’s some doubt that Intel can pull it off. “We’ve been here before with other companies, which didn’t get over the line,” said an anonymous council member that is reviewing the blueprints. Apple, in particular, has announced large expansions in the country which it backed out from at the last minute.