US interests are and have always been material (control of energy). Only american pretexts have changed. Until 1991 it was anti-communism. In the 1990s it was the `war on drugs' . After 9/11 it was the `war on terror'. But it's all about American control of energy.
Palestinian foreign minister filed report to ICC over torching of Duma home (Haaretz)
from the article: Palestinian FM: Eight UN Security Council members support statehood bid