America has come out openly for settlements and opposes a Palestinian state. How do such morons have the nerve to threaten and coerce the Palestinians? America has an indefensible position as Israel's chief stooge. They don't want to make it any more obvious than it is.
Israeli official: Der Spiegel report is an attack on Merkel's ties with Netanyahu (Haaretz)
from the article: U.S. envoys urge Abbas to reconsider Palestinian statehood bid