and it is in its very ineterst to establish a just peace in the Middle East. That said , the US "monopolizes" the talks and does not let any other power ( UN , European Union who share an interest in said peace) , pressure Israel to achieve said peace. The US claims to be an impartial mediator but in fact acts like the good lawyer of Israel , protects Israel's interest first and foremost ( even at the cost of its own interest) . The MW conflict and the relationship witgh israel is not a foreign policy issue for the US , It is a doemstic policy issue and that is a big problem to overcome....
US rally shows support for ex-Marine held by Iran on spying charges (AP)