Natalie-If US relations with other countries was presmised on other countries agreeing with or complying with what we wanted 100% of the time, we'd have diplomatic relations with no countries except maybe Andorra or Micronesia. Also, there are about 280,000 Jews that live in East Jerusalem. Raising this issue now is a little after the fact. This reminds me of the person who chain smokes for 40 years, then after contract emphysema decides to quit and can't understand the poor lung capacity when excerising-the point: Great decision, but about 40 years too late.
Syrian rebels call for regional alliance against Russia and Iran (Reuters)
from the article: Michael Oren: Israel's Jerusalem policy hasn't changed in 16 years