Position of the Knesset Speaker who acts by law stand in for the President of the State of Israel is a completely unpolitical position of a person chosen from politica member of the Knesset. This appointment compels to become impartial and apolitical. How Dalia Itzik who handled the position of Acting President apolitically and well has become officially involved in International and PA Israel politics and PA visits / confers with Abu Mazen, the Jordinian Foreign Minister on Jordinian soil! One could understand her intention to visit the World Wonder of Petra but complete no to politics.
High Court: Illegal West Bank homes to be demolished (Haaretz)
from the article: Knesset Speaker Itzik to hold talks with Abbas in Jordan Sunday