The US government has behaved like a Third-World third rate country, not the world's superpower which bankrolls Israel. Surely with American interests about to go up in smoke, the president has to read the riot act to Israel "Sanctions will happen if you refuse to freeze settlement activity". Surely te settlers and the Right wing can understand that. But no, they are still hoping to push Abbas further, to accept Yahu eating the cake while negotiating its disposition.
Court rejects plea bargain from former PM Olmert, adding one month to jail sentence (Haaretz)