Netanyahu has already set pre-conditions. He has planted trees in a settlement promising it will always be part of Israel. He has called for the IDF to maintain a presence in Palestine after it becomes free. Evictions and settlements continue in East Jerusalem. The Israeli Ariel College is being established in the West Bank. There is no good faith by Israel, and Obama is too blinded by political interests in the USA. Abbas should not expect Obama to represent Palestinian human rights nor justice, This is a time for Palestine to seek the counsel of other economic powers such as the EU and Russia. There will be no gifts from the USA based on its long-standing bias in favor of Israel.
Kerry to meet Russia's Lavrov in Malaysia on Wednesday (Reuters)
from the article: Palestinians seeks U.S. clarification on proposal to renew Mideast talks