Oh boy, the neocons can now hang him with the "anti-Semite" charge. That's grounds for ratcheting up aggressive action.
Yeah, even though it's completely innocuous and even complementary. He probably used the Israeli Army because he heard it from an Israeli. But yeah, let's hear what Max Boot has to say.
Plenty of lolbertarians will also use this as an excuse to virtue signal about how Putin is racist and they aren't.