Question: Is America willing to throw the region into turmoil and risk America efforts in Iraq in order to please Israel? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • harzion
    • 11.11.11 | 01:45 (IST)

    Making Israel happy is a never ending job. To make it worse, the Israelis are never really happy no matter what efforts are taken on their behalf. It is never enough. Obama has come to understand this. In the beginning he came out against settlements. Very quickly he had his priorities readjusted and he shut up about settlements. Instead, he vetoed a UN resolution condemning settlements and worked tirelessly against the possibility of a Palestinian state. In spite of this, most Israelis don't like Obama because he is not "pro-Israel" enough. History will not be kind to American presidents who let things go to pot in America as they spend all their efforts trying to please Israel.

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    First published 23:47 10.11.11 | Last updated 23:47 10.11.11
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