but clearly they are on a very different page to the Israelis. And yet Obama and Clinton are clearly reluctant to even criticise Israel, let alone actually add some meaningful sticks to the bucket full of very expensive carrots the Israelis will insist on for even talking about peace. I am confident that they could bring the US public along with sensible restraints on Israel, but who knows what money or influence is behind Congress and the Senate to make such restraints difficult or seemingly impossible. No peace for Israel then, one imagines.
Law expanding definition of terrorist activity passes first Knesset reading (Haaretz)
from the article: Clinton: Two-state solution still possible for Israel, Palestinians