Israeli gov. fears losing power far more than the current outside pressure from the EU or UN, since the US will block the worst of it. Obama has the power to force the issue but lacks the backbone and fears a Congress backlack. Abbas should put a peace plan on the table and take it to the American people directly but Hamas wants to keep and gain power more than peace.
Australian Islamic State recruiter killed in U.S. airstrike in Iraq (Reuters)
Washington wants to reduce its Sinai contingent by a third, fearing they may become targets of ISIS-linked terrorists.06:05 04.05.16 | 1 comments