has nothing to do with it. The Palestinians are Israel's problem. The US will help them with the means to deal with it but take no active role. The US will not and should not fight on Israel's behalf or anyone else's for that matter. The Iraq and Afghanistan wars were a terrible and costly mistake. We won't make it again soon. Americans pay a high monetary and human price for meddling in other people's business.
At least 21 killed in separate attacks in Afghanistan (DPA)
from the article: The diplomatic failure in Obama's visit