The speech that signals a Washington-J’lem collision

20.05.2011                      16.Ijar, 5771                      Tag 31 des Omer


The speech that signals a Washington-J'lem collision

The tone of Netanyahu’s response to the Obama speech made clear that he disliked it more than he liked it.

US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu seemed on a collision course following Obama’s speech Thursday night where the president called for a return to the 1967 lines, with mutually agreed-upon land swaps.
Netanyahu’s position, which he highlighted in an unexpectedly negative response to the president’s speech, is that the 1967 lines are indefensible….