Nice article. It seems like the US has finally woken up to the fact that supporting the Israeli theocracy is detrimental to its credibility as a super power democracy, and makes it a target for Islamic extremists. The real test for the Obama administration is in the way it uses its veto, when the inevitable UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements in occupied territory is presented to the Security Council.
Suspect Bangkok bomber arrested, found with possible bomb-making materials (Reuters)
from the article: Israel fears Obama heading for imposed Mideast settlement