Israeli officials will be very polite in discussions and sarcastic when they talk among themselves afterward.
If the US cannot depend on its new “allies,” despite the supposed popularity of Obama and its policies in those places, then how can they be said to be allies at all?
The Obama administration's various policies have signaled to the mullahs that they ultimately have nothing to fear from Washington.
The U.S. has also announced recently that it would begin supplying non-lethal supplies to opposition forces for the first time.
Pretending there’s no elephant in the world doesn’t protect anyone from getting trampled.
What will Kerry have to offer the man who stands to lose not just his power, but his life, and, even worse, the lives of his thousands of fellow Alawites?
The president’s trip, his first to Israel since taking office, appears to show that he intends to concentrate on Middle East politics.
Kerry subscribes--as is so fashionable today in the Obama Administration and academia--to the abusive relationship approach to foreign policy.
Daniel Pipes: I predicted that 'Israel's troubles will really begin' should Obama win a second term. These have begun; Jerusalem, brace for a rough four years.
President Obama spent his first term pushing from power longstanding Arab allies in Egypt and Tunisia, seeking to engage the now blood-soaked Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, pulling his punches against Iran’s nuclear program, and putting “daylight” between his administration and Israel.
There are those who think a politician cannot be charged with anti-Semitism or anti-Zionism if the politician appoints Jews or Israelis to high positions....
Smart people can make bad judgments; regular people with common sense often make bad judgments less often. But stupid, arrogant people with terrible ideas are a disaster.
"I think it's none of our business in Israel to intervene in American domestic decisions."
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