Though the administration won't say so directly, U.S. officials hint replacing Ambassador Ron Dermer is key to mending ties.
The 'rule of law' seems absent from many Arab enclaves in Israel. But the problem lies beyond a lack of law enforcement.
The bit politicians can do is dependent on the pressure in the media and on social networks. Otherwise it’s too easy for them to cave to the tycoons and unions.
The good news: They’re not scared off by terror attacks or war.