U.S. President Obama shakes hands with Palestinian President Abbas at the White House in Washington

 
U.S. President Obama shakes hands with Palestinian President Abbas at the White House in Washington
U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas (L) at the White House in Washington, June 9, 2010. Obama hosted Abbas at the White House on Wednesday seeking to ensure that fallout from Israel's Gaza flotilla raid does not derail fragile U.S.-led peace efforts. REUTERS/Larry Downing (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS IMAGES OF THE DAY)