Aligning itself with Trump will not only further tarnish Israel's image but also, betray the very foundation on which Israel was established.
Amb. Shimon Stein is a Senior Fellow at the INSS and a former deputy director general of Israel's Foreign Ministry and ambassador to Germany.
Progress on halting Iran's nuclear program critically depends on U.S. determination and strategy. But it's still an open question whether Obama even wants 2013 to be the year of decision, with all the serious consequences that that implies.