U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry after delivering his speech at the U.S. State Department in Washington, December 28, 2016. Andrew Harnik/AP

U.S. Will Veto Any Attempt to Put Kerry's Speech to Vote at UN, Key Obama Aide Tells Haaretz

Trump may toss Kerry's plan to trash, but settlement issue not going away, Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes says in an interview ■ Obama 'read every word' of Kerry's speech and backs it '100%' ■ Netanyahu using Obama to 'deflect debate' from settlements.

U.S. President Barack Obama sat in his summer house in Hawaii on Tuesday night, going over a draft of the speech Secretary of State John Kerry was expected to deliver a few hours later in Washington.

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