it is the harsh, desrespectful and bullying approach by the obama administration that has resulted in israeli resiprocal in-diplomacy. the obama administration made its sympathies and dictates very clear from day one. the administration treated israel with less consideration than it would treat nearly any other country. netanyahu's reception in washington was quite outrageous and was most certainly meant to offend. all considered, israel should show respect to vice president biden, as a person, and as the holder of the office.
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