Shas tries to ruin it. Last time it was the provocative declaration by Yishai just when the USA vice-pres was visiting Jerusalem. This time it is the scandalous declarations by Ovadia Yosef, just when Bibi is preparing for a summit with Abbas and Obama. There is definitely a method in the Shas madness.
U.S. says working on initiative to de-escalate Syria fighting, with focus on Aleppo (Reuters)
from the article: U.S.: Rabbi's 'offensive' remarks harm peace efforts