Thawing tension between Obama and Netanyahu is a welcome relief for Israelis
At Ben Gurion International Airport the two leaders show some warmth; Obama throws in a few Hebrew phrases but none on a Palestinian state.
It was hot and humid Wednesday at Ben Gurion International Airport, but the atmosphere mattered more than the weather. When the door of Air Force One opened, Barack Obama leapt forth and attacked. He did everything in the book to show Israelis that the president was in love with them.