Netanyahu wants your Facebook vote: Which logo should Israel use for Obama's visit?
Obama's packed itinerary leaves him no time to visit Masada or Kinneret; at this point, the only event on Obama’s itinerary that somewhat exceeds diplomatic protocol is the speech he wants to give to the Israeli public.
The Prime Minister’s Office has plenty of creative ideas for U.S. President Barack Obama’s visit to Israel next month. But diplomatic protocol, ceremonies, speeches and a packed schedule of meetings will render all these ideas irrelevant.
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