Two set to meet in Cuba for talks on killing of Christians in the Mideast, a meeting hailed by Russian envoy to Vatican as confirming 'the Christian civilizational role of Russia.'04:09 06.02.16 | 0 comments
yet. However, what it does indicate is a strain in the relationship. Although for Netanyahu meeting Obama after the Israeli telly channels have done their evening news it is a disaster. Netanyahu is going to the United States to give the Israeli people the impression that Israel and more importantly Netanyahu is at the centre of moves to prevent Iran achieving parity with Israel. It was central to his election campaign where he came second, and it appears he wants to make it central to his campaign at the next election. As he sells the agreement that the 5+1 have come to is all his own work. Which makes it very unhelpful when his meeting with the President of the United States is yesterdays news before it has even happened. We all know what happened to Yitzhak Shamir when it was percieved in Israel that relations between him and Bush Senior had broken down.