President Obama is a carefully considerate human being. He is not going to plunge us into the abyss but there was every chance the outspoken bullish Romney would have done. There comes a time when old enmities serve no other purpose than to kill innocents. Much of the world grows very tired of political right wing rhetoric which serves no purpose other than to de-stabilise a region. The vale of Armageddon is to close and there is too much disturbance close too. Mr Netinyahu has every chance of starting something he cant stop. He also has the chance to fulfill the dreams of a predecessor who was brutally murdered by his own. You might have significant powers at your fingertips but use them and the resultant holcaust might well overtake you. Phyric victories lead to an end game whose price is unthinkable.
Palestinian Red Crescent: 568 Palestinians wounded in W. Bank and E. Jerusalem on Saturday (Haaretz)
from the article: Obama the Second