Two weeks ago, diplomatic relations between the United States and Israel took an unexpected turn. During Vice President Biden’s trip to
Secretary Clinton demanded a public gesture of reassurance from Israel in order to confirm that it is committed to restarting the peace negotiations. In the last few days,
This week both Netanyahu and Clinton will attend the American Israel Public Affairs Committee conference in Washington. Netanyahu will also meet with President Obama during his trip. Additionally, after delaying his trip during the height of the disagreement, George Mitchell, the
Building in East Jerusalem is one of the major obstacles to securing a peace settlement in the Middle East. The Palestinians consider
Perhaps, in the end, this dispute will produce a positive result.
~ Alissa Aronovici