Category: Obama

Is US-Israel crisis a speed bump or sign of a long-term conflict?

President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014.  (photo credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

President Barack Obama meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (photo credit: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

 

Despite tensions, top lawmakers say relationship base on ‘shared values,’ not personalities of Obama and Netanyahu

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Obama reportedly snubs NATO chief as Russia makes new threats against allies

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FILE – In this Feb. 5, 2014 file photo, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg speaks during a media conference at NATO headquarters in Brussels. (AP Photo/Virginia Mayo, File)

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TV report: Obama left PM ‘with impression US will abandon Israel at UN’

US President Barack Obama, November 13, 2014 (photo credit: AFP/Christophe Archambault)

US President Barack Obama, November 13, 2014 (photo credit: AFP/Christophe Archambault)

Israeli sources detail president’s ‘difficult’ 30-minute post-election call to Netanyahu, posit grave scenarios for diplomatic rupture

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Obama ‘committed’ to two-state solution for Israel, Palestinians

US President Barack Obama (centre) looks on as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (left) shakes hands with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas before a 2009 meeting in New York (AFP Photo/Jim Watson)

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Obama aims to show Islam, Western communities can coexist

President Barack Obama speaks at the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Summit, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the State Department in Washington. The White House is conveying a three-day summit to bring together local, federal, and international leaders to discuss steps the US and its partners can take to develop community-oriented approaches to counter extremist ideologies that radicalize, recruit and incite to violence. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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