Obama and Netanyahu: The start of a beautiful friendship?

09.02.2013                      29.Schwat. 5773                      Mischpatim; Paraschat Schkalim

Politik:

Obama and Netanyahu: The start of a beautiful friendship?

Barack Obama, set to visit Israel for the first time as US president, has realized that if he wants to make progress on the peace track, he needs to establish a better rapport with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.

The US administration famously tried to “reset” the relationship with Russia at the beginning of President Barack Obama’s first term. To reinforce the fresh start, then-secretary of state Hillary Clinton presented Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov with a mock red “reset” button….