Dueling expectations ahead of Obama’s Israel trip

02.03.2013                      20.Adar. 5773                      Ki Tisa; Paraschat Parah

Analyse:

Dueling expectations ahead of Obama's Israel trip

In European capitals, where the Israel-Palestinian issue is – despite everything else – still seen as the most pressing, US Secretary of State John Kerry tries to lower expectations of Obama’s upcoming visit.

If the order in which things are said is telling of priorities and concern, then the world got an interesting look at different agendas this week when traveling US Secretary of State John Kerry and his host, UK Foreign Secretary William Hague, met the press in London on Monday….