It's hard to know what theat speech meant, and one is always protectinfg oneself from false optimism. Is Obama really making a stand against AIPAC or is he in fact trying to block palestians from going to the UN? But if Akiva Eldar says so, one may believe and hope it is so.
First refugees travelling on Hungarian bus arrive at Austrian border (Reuters)
from the article: Obama, the first U.S. president to tell AIPAC the truth