binny is correct. Obama has carefully schemed and put the pieces of the puzzle in place to make his abstaining go over well with the American people. We see through you Obama! The next pro-Israeli US president will have to resort to withdrawing funds from the UN to force a correction to this vote. This is not South Africa Obama. Don't let them tell you that it is. Reject their calls!
Suspect Bangkok bomber arrested, found with possible bomb-making materials (Reuters)
from the article: U.S. pressuring Netanyahu to accept Obama's peace plan