Obama was prepared to use the veto in the security council to stop Palestinian statehood, voted against the initiative in UNGA, meets Israel's military needs including the financing of Iron Dome, has stood by as Israel has continued to expand its illegal occupation. And Israel has no political capital - as you put it - in the US. Or for some reason doesn't what the US has done for Israel during Obama's time in the White House count?!
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