In Obama we trust?

02.06.2012                      12.Siwan. 5772                      Nasso

Diplomatie:

In Obama we trust?

US says it will prevent Tehran from getting nuclear weapons; whether Israel believes this will ultimately decide how J'lem acts.

In the end, the whole question of what Israel should do about Iran boils down to a simple question: Does Jerusalem trust Washington? Do Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and his closest ministers – those who may ultimately have to decide whether or not to attack Iran – believe US President Barack Obama when he says the US will not permit Iran to acquire nuclear arms? To hear Netanyahu speak about the Iranian issue this week – in light of last week’s round of talks in Baghdad between Iran and the world powers known as the P5+1 – the answer is not an unequivocal yes….