Obama Allowing Netanyahu Government To Be Hoist by Its Own Petard

Williams, Ian
September 2009
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 28 Issue 7, p18
The article focuses on the lack of interest of Israel to the implementation of United Nations (UN) Security Council resolutions on the occupied territories and the response of the U.S. to the move of Israel. It states that Arab opponents have criticized U.S. President Barack Obama for being gentle on Israel. According to the article, everything the Obama team has asked of Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is based on a prior commitment by Israel to the Quartet, which is composed of the U.S., Russia, The European Union and the United Nations.


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