Susan Rice favored by U.S. Jews to replace Clinton in State Department

05.12.2012                      21.Kislew. 5773                      Gebet für Regen

USA:

Susan Rice favored by U.S. Jews to replace Clinton in State Department

Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations who is widely seen as a leading candidate to replace Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, has garnered plaudits from Jewish communal leaders over her defenses of Israel at the UN.

The very quality that helped get Susan Rice in hot water with some in Washington is what pro-Israel groups have come to appreciate — she is a vigorous and reliable defender of the Obama administration’s foreign policies….