If Obama and the US veto the anti-settlement resolution at the Security Council...then they will be shown to be complete hypocrites unfit to broker peace talks. Settlements ARE the main obstacle to peace. The fact that the Palestinians made a grave error to ever sit at the table while Israel built on their lands doesn't mean they are forced to continue this terrible mistake. The World must stop the settlements for the sake of peace and the US must stay out of the way.
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from the article: U.S. officials: Barak 'deceived' us about his role in peace process