Each country looks out for itself. Who is Aluf Benn in sympathy with - certainly not Israel. Apparently, Aluf Benn hasn't learned anything from the Gaza debacle. As a matter of fact, Obama's mistaken style is to push away the former alies of the USA, such as England, in order to charm its enemies onto his side. Iran hasn't stopped laughing.
Man shot dead in northern Israel town of Bi'ina, police say the murder was gang related (Haaretz)
from the article: Netanyahu leaves U.S. disgraced, isolated and weaker