New Presidentt, new team, new personalities, therfore one must give the benefit of doubt to our Israeli Ally. But just once. Some of diplomacy is personal, and in the mid-east yesterday events are ancient history to some when it's convenient. Obama is going to do a 4 year intensive diplomatic push. No other President has done that. Every day of his presidency someone will be working the Israelis for peace... It will happen.
from the article: 'U.S. to stand by Israel in the fight against Goldstone report'