web analytics
July 30, 2015 / 14 Av, 5775
At a Glance
News & Views
Sponsored Post


Kerry Names Lowenstein as Star ‘Actor’ to Replace Indyk

Too many jobs are at stake in the State Dept. for Kerry to dismantles the peace process industry.
Kerry and Lowenstein up in the air on way to Ramallah.

Kerry and Lowenstein up in the air on way to Ramallah.
Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

Associated Press reporter Matt Lee asked Harf if the gaps are now known, then what’s going on with the issues, such as the so-called “right of return” for several million Arabs living in foreign countries and whose only connection with Israel is that their great-grandparents lived there 60-some years ago.

“The Israelis say no way, no right of return; the Palestinians say we have to have it,” Lee noted. “There’s the gap right there. And you learned more?”

Harf answered, “I think more information on gaps is progress, yes.”

That is why those thousands of loyal peace process workers are pushing pencils and buttons on telephones at the State Dept. They keep getting more useless information, as high as the ceiling, to keep themselves busy.

The objective, of course, is to create the illusion that the peace process is alive.

“Those discussions are going on right now, what it might look like if the parties come back to the table,” Harf explained.

Enter Frank Lowenstein.

He is “acting” special deputy, which represents an improvement in the State Dept.’s understanding of reality. The Peace Process Stage Show has been full of bad actors for years, but this is the first time anyone officially has been given that role.

Logic would dictate that since there no longer is a “permanent” special envoy, the peace process is dead, but logic is not a priority in Washington.

“We’re still deeply engaged with both of the parties to see if they can get back to the table,” said Harf. “This is a pause. It is a tough time…..While the direct negotiations have taken a pause, our efforts behind the scenes to work with both parties to get them back to the table are ongoing. It’s challenging, certainly, but we’re still in discussions and we’re still in negotiations talking to them about how they could do that.”

Lowenstein apparently is in charge of negotiations about returning to negotiations, at which point he could become “permanent” special deputy, until he resigns, quits, or simply disappears, like Indyk and all of his predecessors.

About the Author: Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu is a graduate in journalism and economics from The George Washington University. He has worked as a cub reporter in rural Virginia and as senior copy editor for major Canadian metropolitan dailies. Tzvi wrote for Arutz Sheva for several years before joining the Jewish Press.


If you don't see your comment after publishing it, refresh the page.

Our comments section is intended for meaningful responses and debates in a civilized manner. We ask that you respect the fact that we are a religious Jewish website and avoid inappropriate language at all cost.

If you promote any foreign religions, gods or messiahs, lies about Israel, anti-Semitism, or advocate violence (except against terrorists), your permission to comment may be revoked.

6 Responses to “Kerry Names Lowenstein as Star ‘Actor’ to Replace Indyk”

  1. Kerry does not know his top from his bottom. He is na fan of Hamas and Hezbola just like the president. Neither can be trusted

  2. Did he appoint another anti- Semite

  3. Uzi Kattan says:

    No another Judenrat kapo..

  4. James Grace says:

    such a shame Kerry like the rest of Obama Administration is only out to Dismantle AMERICA, IF YOU LOVE our RED, WHITE AND BLUE, IT IS TIME TO REVOLT AGAINST THIS ADMINISTRATION…CALL YOUR GOVENORS , SENATORS AND CONGRESS AND LETS MARCH ON WASHINGTON.

  5. I would not trust anyone Kerry appoints

  6. …tenacity is not replacement for brains… 😉

Comments are closed.

Current Top Story
“Praised is the nation that understands the quavering sound of the shofar.” (Psalms 89:16).
Orthodox Rabbis to Lobby near Rosh HaShanah against Deal with Iran
Latest News Stories
“Praised is the nation that understands the quavering sound of the shofar.” (Psalms 89:16).

Rabbis will appeal to Congressmen, especially the Jews, immediately before the Rosh HaShanah New Year.

Thousands of Israelis and tourists on the beach in Tel Aviv.

A massive heat wave is expected to last throughout most of next week, if not longer.

.

Israel president Ruby Rivlin visits an IDF naval base in Haifa on July 28, 2015.

Democratic Senator Schumer and Cardin, "undecided" on ObamaDeal.

Growing opposition to the nuclear agreement could break the back of “uncertain” Democrats in Congress.

Canada is buying Israeli Iron Dome radar that is able to detect rockets, artillery and mortars at long ranges, and can simultaneously engage a large number of targets. Ottawa’s Dept. of National Defense awarded the contract to ELTA Systems, a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. (IAI), and Rheinmetall-Canada. The radar system offers exceptional detection […]

Dore Gold pointed out to American Jewish Leaders that Israel and Sunni Muslims agree on Iran.

Turkey paradoxically accuses the outlawed Kurdish PKK terror group of collaborating with ISIS.

Israeli military medics rescued a Palestinian Authority Arab girl in Hebron on Thursday.

At least 2 Border Guard officers refused early Thursday to expel families from the ruins of Sa-Nur.

A Jewish bride has been arrested at the Temple Mount on her wedding day.

Hamas in Gaza is calling for an “uprising” against the Palestinian Authority security force.

This will allow the ministers to quit their Knesset positions and concentrate exclusively on their ministerial jobs.

Kerry justifies keeping Iran deal “side deals” from the American public, while skipping Israel on ME trip.

The exhibition “A blessing to one another: Pope John Paul II and the Jewish People,” opened on Tuesday in the Vatican.

Rio De Janeiro’s Jewish community will open two synagogues to accommodate Jewish visitors at the 2016 Olympics.

More Articles from Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu
“Praised is the nation that understands the quavering sound of the shofar.” (Psalms 89:16).

Rabbis will appeal to Congressmen, especially the Jews, immediately before the Rosh HaShanah New Year.

Thousands of Israelis and tourists on the beach in Tel Aviv.

A massive heat wave is expected to last throughout most of next week, if not longer.

Growing opposition to the nuclear agreement could break the back of “uncertain” Democrats in Congress.

Dore Gold pointed out to American Jewish Leaders that Israel and Sunni Muslims agree on Iran.

The Prime Minister approved construction of the homes after the High Court ordered demolitions of homes under construction.

The White House said Pollard’s serious crimes’ preclude his being allowed to travel abroad.

The solar energy field of at Kibbutz Ketura cost $79 million and consists of 140,743 solar panels.

The suspects belonged to an infrastructure that tried to disrupt the May 2014 visit of Pope Francis.

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/kerry-names-lowenstein-as-star-actor-to-replace-indyk/2014/06/29/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: