Do you have even an ounce of national pride or dignity left? We would all be a lot better off if we finally wean ourselves of American aid (and dictates). By the way, you know very well that the Arabs want all of Tel Aviv just as much as they want Jerusalem. What if America "asked" us to stop building in Tel Aviv? Would you finally get a backbone and draw a line in the sand? I doubt it.
Police arrest 18-year-old Palestinian suspected in Old City stabbing (Haaretz)
from the article: Officials: East Jerusalem construction in de facto freeze