06.07.2011 04.Tammus, 5771
Outgoing U.S. ambassador: Obama planning to visit Israel
Knesset speaker tells ambassador that many worry that Israel has become burden rather than strategic asset.
James Cunningham, the outgoing U.S. ambassador to Israel, said Tuesday that U.S. President Barack Obama intends on visiting Israel.
Cunningham mentioned that Israel is on Obama's agenda during a farewell meeting with Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin, who thanked Cunningham for his service as the two discussed the current state of U.S.-Israel relations….