The fact is that a consistent 60-70% of the American populace supports Israel, while less than 20% supports the Palestinians. The US, going back to the days of the Founding Fathers, has talked about and supported a "return to Zion" of the Jewish people. Read Oren's "Faith, Power, and Fantasy".
Turkish jets reportedly attack PKK targets in southeast Turkey (AP)
from the article: Netanyahu had the courage to stand up to Obama