What Israeli policy makers don't realize is that, the days when people in US and Europe sympathized with them are almost gone. Yes Israel still have some support in those places but it's not as intense as before to the point of going on the front lines to fight. After 60 years of telling the same holocaust/victim stories, it eventually wears thin and people begin to question the motive behind it. Ashkenazi will be lucky with his initiative by speaking to Rev. Hagee and his extremist "God is coming tomorrow" Christian gang than other American kids. They have more immediate and pressing issue than Israel. Sad but fact...
Islamic State destroys part of Syria's Temple of Bel, monitoring group says (Reuters)