Obama, Netanyahu brace for fateful White House meeting on Iran

05.03.2012                      11.Adar. 5772

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Obama, Netanyahu brace for fateful White House meeting on Iran

The main objective of both Obama and Netanyahu is to prevent any possibility of misunderstandings or tensions during their Monday meeting at the Oval Office and the statements to the press.

Three hours after his speech at AIPAC, President Shimon Peres left the Blair House official guest residence and flew to San Francisco. In Silicon Valley, there are lighter topics waiting for him – Iran and Obama at AIPAC will be replaced by Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg.
For Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, the situation is opposite. He spent the last three days in the Canadian capital Ottawa. Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper will completely and automatically support anything that Netanyahu or Israel will say or do and won't ask Netanyahu hard questions. Also, Netanyahu had a relatively quiet weekend (aside from the Uzi Arad annoyance) during which he celebrated his wedding anniversary with his wife Sara….