Obama is on record supporting sending up to $30 billion in unconditional military aid to Israel over the next 10 years. Before honouring that he should have spoken to Bush Snr or his Sec of State. Baker who could have given him a tip or two. As Israel's former FM, Ben Ami has said, they showed no fear or concern for the lobby or Jewish voters in key states when making their stand against settlement policy versus Y.Shamir [Israels former terrorist turned PM].
Police disperse hundreds in brawl in Kafr Manda, northern Israel (Haaretz)
from the article: ANALYSIS / Netanyahu senses Obama's weakness on Jerusalem