This is one reason why George Mitchell resigned as special envoy of the Quartet. Obama is a puppet of Israel. He has protected Israel and illegal settlement construction in the UN Security Council, voted against Palestinian statehood in the UN General Assembly, and has prevented the Quartet from acting independently to stop settlement construction. What Obama has done to promote real and credible peace negotiations: -nothing. What Obama has done to support the Palestinian cause for human rights and statehood: -nothing.
Law expanding definition of terrorist activity passes first Knesset reading (Haaretz)