His Majesty Rahm Emanuel has become the egomaniacal, power-hungry and manipulative 'Rasputin' in Barack Obama's administration, apparently shedding his outer snakeskin as a former Israeli. And if not, then he is putting on a very convincing show. His meddling in Israeli politics and internal policy by ill-advising the President is quickly earning him the knickname of "Rahm ISHMAEL".
Obama administration abandons Pentagon program to train Syrian rebels, NY Times reports (Reuters)
from the article: U.S.: Emanuel 'didn't threaten to walk away' from Mideast peace process