If Emanuel is getting fed up with Israel and the Palestinians, he is in an exelent position to give sound advice to his boss: President Obama. "Stop financing Israels illegal settlement construction in the occupied territoris". It would be a clear signal to all parties concerned, ánd save a lot of money. Obama could even ask former Secretary State Baker ask how to frase the message! Iman Heystek, Amsterdam Nederland.
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